Half Runner Mountaineer Bean is an OP, HEIRLOOM with 56 days maturity. 24-36″H non-climbing runners are amazingly productive plants of 4-5″L round, light green old-fashioned, rich tasting beans. Fiberless at all edible stages. Snap beans when young about 4″; shell or dry plump white beans when at late maturity. May be grown without trellising. USES: Canning, Freezing, Home Gardens (BCMV) Approximately 100 seeds per ounce or 1,600 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 200 seeds. Available from SeedGro, an American brand offering only the best natural, non-GMO, open-pollinated, hybrid, and heirloom untreated seeds.