Organic Royalty Purple Pod Bush Bean (Phaseolus vulgaris)
Developed at the University of New Hampshire by Professor Elwyn Meader, this heirloom germinates in cool temperatures and can be planted earlier than other beans. Its stringless pods are purple when fresh, making them easy to spot amongst its green leaves.
- 40 seeds minimum
- Germination: 7-10 days
- Maturity: 55-6- days
- Direct sow 1-1 ½” deep in full sun after danger of frost has passed. Beans need soil temperatures between 75-85° F to sprout.
- Space plants 3-6” apart; space row 2-3’ apart.