Aimers Organic Bean Goldenwax Seed Packet

$2.99

Aimers Organic Bean Goldenwax Seed Packet is backordered and will ship as soon as it is back in stock.


Golden Wax Organic Yellow Bush Bean. Heirloom vegetable. This early 1870's introduction produces smooth, slightly curved, stringless yellow pods that consistently average 12.5 - 15cm (5 - 6in) in length. Sturdy plants are prolific producers. Good disease resistance. Black seed with white eye. Approx. 40 seeds per pack.

Light Requirement: Full Sun
Planting Method: Direct Seed
Growth Habit: Bushy
Days to Emergence: 7 - 10
Days to Harvest 50
Height: 50 - 70cm (20 - 28in)

Beans tolerate a wide range of soil types. Their best growth is in light, organic, well-drained soil with a pH of about 6.5. Beans have a distinct dislike for cold, wet soils, so seed only after the soil has warmed to at least 16 C. Sow 2.5cm deep and 8cm apart in rows spaced 45 - 70cm (18 - 28in) apart. To ensure a continuous harvest, sow bush-type varieties every 10 days until mid-July. Keep beans evenly watered, particularly when the plants are in flower and when production of the pods starts. Avoid the use of high nitrogen fertilizer - nitrogen promotes excessive foliage.