Bean Bush Gold Rush Organic Seeds

Bean Bush Gold Rush Organic Seeds

Phaseolus vulgaris

Item #3139

54 days. Gold Rush is a popular main crop bush bean for good reason. The yellow pods are easier to see against the foliage than green ones. They are borne in clusters around the main stem, so they’re easy to harvest. Gold Rush holds its quality well, both on the plant, and post-harvest. Grow these disease resistant plants in the ground or in containers.

This packet sows two 7-foot rows.

Days to Emerge:
4-7 days

Seed Depth:
1"

Seed Spacing:
2 seeds every
4" to 6"

Row Spacing:
15" - 18"

Thinning:
When 1" tall,
thin to 1 every
4" - 6"


When to sow outside: RECOMMENDED. 1 to 2 weeks after average last frost and when temperatures are warm. To produce beans all season, sow a new crop every 7 - 14 days up to 60 days before first fall frost. NOTE: In very hot summer areas, sow in March for June harvest, and August for late September harvest.

When to start inside: Not recommended.

Harvesting: Snap beans are ready to pick when the pod “snaps” or breaks in half cleanly. This is when seeds have just begun to form and the pods are 4" - 6" long. Hold stem with one hand, and the pod with the other hand to avoid pulling off branches which may continue to produce. At season’s end, plants are great compost material if not diseased.

Artist: Connie Sayas



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