Midori Giant Bean is a traditional Edamame soybean. Very nutritious containing high levels of protein, calcium and vitamins. Midori Giant Bean is early maturing: 65 days in South with long day length; 90 days in North with short day length. A consistently heavier producer with over 90% of the pods holding 2-3 succulent buttery buff seeds on 2-3’H plants. Midori Giant Bean is widely adapted to all regions of the US. A sure winner forcommercial use, home gardens and fresh markets. Approximately 82 seeds per ounce or 1,300 seeds per pound!
Companions: Beet (to bush beans only), cabbage family, carrot, celery, chard, corn, cucumber, eggplant, pea. 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.
Each seed packet contains approximately 164 seeds. Available from SeedGro, an American brand offering only the best natural, non-GMO, open-pollinated, hybrid, and heirloom untreated seeds.