The plant has white flowers that mature into crisp, tender green beans. Vines can reach 10ft. Tender beans.
Flesh is white, fine grained, crisp and tender. Tops are 18 to 22" tall, dark green; an all-purpose variety used extensively for home gardens. The thick, tough rind is medium green with small darker green stripes.
Half Runner Beans seed for sale. We offer a good variety for your organic sustainable living, self sufficient lifestyle needs. Half Runner beans have runners 3' long and can be grown as you would bush or pole beans.
The Mountaineer White Half Runner is a tender half runner bean with succulent white seeds. Vigorous plants, big yields. Stringless when young, excellent for baking. Beans are referred to as a number of names including snap beans, string beans and green beans.
We are now accepting orders for season. Get your seed now while they are available. Seed will keep for several years when stored in freezer.
The common bean Phaseolus vulgarisis a popular garden vegetable in Minnesota, grown for snap beans, shell beans or dry beans. Some varieties are suited for all three uses. Pods of all types may be green, yellow "wax"purple or striped.
It was utilized by Lewis and Clark on their expedition. Can be used as young green bean, but is also an excellent dry bean. An early and productive bean.
Half Runner beans generally run from 3 to 10 feet, whereas regular pole beans could shoot 20 feet up given the room, depending on variety of course. So while still requiring trellising, the advantage to half runners is that the gardener gets a harvest more in line with pole bean production, with a slightly more compact plant. Beans are frost sensitive annuals that prefer full sun and rich, well-drained soil.
We have many varieties of heirloom pole type beans grown in the Cumberland Mountains of middle Tennessee. Get your seed while they are still available. In stock and ready to ship for your garden season and many thanks for last seasons customers.