Green, fleshy, stringless and tender when mature. Heavy bearing with rounded pods 14-17cm, does well in warm areas, also suited to freezing. Grown in USA since 1885. 65-75 days.
A most popular vegetable. Takes little room, high yielding and nutritious. It bears later but longer than bush beans and ensures a continuous supply. Grows well in all soils if not waterlogged. Does best in near neutral conditions. Sow after frost.
3-4 seeds per gram