Commodore, Improved (Kentucky Wonder Bush) - #107U
(OP) HEIRLOOM. 65 days. 12-24”H bushes produce tender, stringless (when young), round, fleshy 8”L pods with excellent flavor. Heavy yields over an extended period. Reddish purple seeds. Canning, Freezing, Fresh Markets, Home Gardens. Resistant: Bean Common Mosaic Virus. 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.