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Disease Resistance:

BBS

Bacterial Brown Spot

BMV

Bean Mosaic Viruses

CTM

Curly Top Beet Mosaic Virus

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RockportBean Seed

3045

Product ID: 3045

Excellent for serving as whole beans.

Dark green pods avg. 4-4.5" and are excellent for restaurant sales where they may be served as fancy, whole beans. Pods are smooth and straight with good texture and flavor. Medium tall, upright plant. Suitable for machine or hand harvest. Intermediate resistance to curly top beet mosaic virus, rust and bacterial brown spot. White seeds. Avg. 1,600 seeds/lb. Packet: 175 seeds.

Product Price Qty
3045Packet  $3.95 
30451,000 Seeds  $7.35 
30455,000 Seeds  $30.40 
304525,000 Seeds  $128.75 
3045100,000 Seeds  $427.00 
3045500,000 Seeds  $1,855.00 

Quick Facts

Days to Maturity or Bloom:   55

Plant Cycle:   (A)  

Disease Resistance Codes:

BBS   BMV   CTM  

Shipping Information & Notes

Growing Information

Beans, Bush



CULTURE: Choose well-drained soil with a pH above 6.0. After last frost date sow seeds about 2" apart, 1" deep, in rows 20-36" apart. Optimum soil temperature for germination is 70-90°F (21-32°C). Plant untreated seed when daytime soil temperatures average at least 60°F (16°C), or risk poor germination. Inoculants can increase yields. For a continuous supply make successive sowings every 2-3 weeks through mid-summer. Dark-colored seeds germinate better in cool soil than white seeds.
DISEASES:
Plow under or remove and compost bean straw in the fall to hasten destruction of most disease organisms. For sclerotinia white mold control, plant at wider row spacing to promote drying of plant leaves and soil. Practice a three-year crop rotation, preferably into corn or grain crops. All our bush bean seeds are Halo-Blight free.
INSECT PESTS:
Mexican bean beetles can be controlled with pyrethrin or azadirachtin. (See Index)
HARVEST:
Regularly to encourage new pod set.
STORAGE:
Store at 40°F (5°C) and 90% relative humidity for 7-10 days.
AVG. SEEDING RATE:
1M sows 125', 1 lb./175', 116M/acre at 8 seeds/ft. and 3' row spacing.
SEED SPECS:
See individual varieties.
PACKET:
175 seeds sows 21'.


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