Equally good for freezing or eating fresh. Popular and widely adaptive. They do will in cool climates with short growing season, as well as tolerating hot climates. This early producing variety is high in vitamin A, B, and C. The green beans are very flavorful and stringless. These pods usually have a green color. The seeds are purple. Yield is heavy and prolonged. Green beans have several characteristics that make them pretty unique. Earlier than most others and perfect for market. Seed Company Catalogues checked in 2011 HO = Hollar; HM = Harris Moran; HS = Harris Seeds; JO = Johnny's; N=Nunhems; RS = Rispens Seed; RU = Rupps; SW = Seedway; SI = Sieger; ST = Stokes; TR = Territorial; TT = Totally Tomato Tender Annual Bush. Introduced in 1949, this tender, productive variety is still a contender in any garden! Resistant to bean common mosaic virus (BCMV), Pod Mottle Virus, and some races of rust. The beans are medium-green in color and round-oval in shape. Bush. A very early variety, contender beans grow on medium-sized plants with 6 to 8" x 1/2" pods. Disease Resistant. However, there are other varieties of green beans that have other-colored pods. Big yields of thick pods that are 5-7″ long, medium green, tender and free of fiber. Great taste, too. Green beans (Phaseolus vulgaris) are among the most common vegetables people grow in the home garden. Days to Maturity: 50 Approximate Seeds per Offer: 368 Approximate Seeds per Pound: 920 Sow … 1,500 seed per pound . Bush type plant produces good yields of 6" long green beans. This highly productive, stringless, snap bush bean is great fresh from the garden, frozen, or canned. Fordhook Standard Beans The most obvious characteristic that these beans have is that they have seed pods that you can eat. Beans do not like to be transplanted, do not start early indoors. Stringless. Amazing Emerald-Toned Seeds! A very early variety, Contender beans grow on medium-sized plants with 6"-8" pods. Great variety for canning and freezing. Flavor and texture are excellent, particularly when picked at a modest size. Best eaten as green shell bean but also used as dried beans. Open Pollinated. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on 50 days. Excellent freezing and canning variety. Resistant to anthracnose, halo blight and bean mosaic virus. A superb bush bean with huge yields of excellent quality pods. Drought and heat tolerant, the bean originated in Kenya where its name, Mbombo, is an African tribal association to … Five- to six-inch pods yield kidney shaped, bright emerald green dry beans and are delicious in soups or eaten as a green bean. Bush green/French flageolet-type shell bean with 8 to 10, mint-green, easy-to-shell beans. 50 days — 'Provider' is high yielding with plants that have a strong, upright growth habit and pods that are five to six inches long, round in cross section, smooth, and medium-green in color. Approx. Contender Green Beans: UPC: Does not apply: 50 Contender Green Bean Seed Vegetable Seed Garden Seed NON-GMO. Disease Resistance -Common … Best if beans are picked when 5" long. They produce a fine crop within sixty days, making them faster than many vegetable crops, and the beans can be eaten fresh, frozen, or canned. They are round-oval pods with a strong, distinctive flavor. Heat olive oil in a skillet over medium heat; cook and stir Contender Green Beans are a high yielder. The plant is tolerant of hot weather and mildew. One example is wax beans that have yellow seed pods. Bean - Contender - Phaseolus vulgaris. Heirloom 1922 A longtime favorite, this bean’s round pods are 6” long. 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