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Bush Snap Bean, Marona (Organic)

Phaseolus vulgaris. Green Pods. 60 days.

A reliable green early maturing snap bean with long round pods. Early high yields that hold up well once picked. Very tasty tender beans are great for direct market sales. Good for summer and autumn rotations and produces well in dry conditions. Marona has everything you need to be a go-to market farm production variety, also perfect for gardeners who want buckets of beans. Resistant to bean common mosaic virus. We found this variety in Germany at Bingenheimer Saatgut, a biodynamic seed company.

1/2 oz ≈ 35-45 seeds
$3.90

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4 oz
$7.80

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1 lb
$16.00

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5 lbs
$70.00

Out of stock

Geographical Origin

Direct sow 1″ deep beginning early May in rows that are 1′ apart. Thin seedlings to 3-6″ spacing. Protect early sowings from frost. Succession sowing every 3 weeks through late June will ensure continual harvest. Shell seeds from fully dry pods by hand or by dancing on pods. Winnow to clean. Test for dryness with a hammer – dry beans shatter.

Seed Saving

Some cross-pollination may occur, but beans mostly self-pollinate.

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