Burpee’s Stringless Green Pod - #258U
(OP) HEIRLOOM. 50 days. Entirely stringless! Early and prolific yields. 12-18”H. 6”L pods are round, meaty, juicy and slightly curved with exceptional flavor.Light coffee brown seeds. Heat and drought tolerant. Canning, Freezing, Fresh Markets, Home Gardens. About 1,500-2,000 seeds/lb
Companions: Beet (to bush beans only), cabbage family, carrot, celery, chard, corn, cucumber, eggplant, pea, potatoes, radish, strawberry.
Allies: Marigold deters Mexican bean beetles. Nasturtium and rosemary deter bean beetles. Summer savory deters bean beetles, improves growth and flavor.
Enemies: Garlic, onion and shallot stunt the growth of beans.
* Nitrogen-fixer in the soil - chop up plant and work it back into the soil.