Roma II Bean is an OPEN-POLLINATED, HEIRLOOM variety with 59 days maturity. Gourmet Italian 15-20″H upright bush type produces a heavy crop of stringless, flat, fleshy, tender green, 4 ½”L pods with white seeds. Roma II Bean captures the robust flavor of the old favorite Pole Romano Bean. Easy to pick. USES: Canning, Commercial, Dried, Freezing, Fresh Markets, Home Gardens (BCMV-BV-1, PRSV, R) 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.
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Roma II Bean
Roma II Bean is a gourmet Italian bush type variety that produces a heavy crop of stringless, flat, fleshy, tender green, 4-5 ½”L pods with white seeds.