Beans - Romano Italian Bush
This popular Italian bean produces abundant yields of long flat stringless pods on a bush type plant. Pods are about 5 inches long and have a distinctive bean flavor.
For best crop, keep free of weeds. Do not hoe when wet. For highest yield and quality, pick pods when young, about 3 to 4 inches long. For continuous crop, make successive plantings every 2 to 3 weeks until mid-summer.
Planting time - Late Spring to Mid-Summer
Matures in - 56 days
Germinates in - 6 to 10 days
Sowing depth - 1 1/2 inches
Row spacing - 2 1/2 to 3 feet
Seed spacing - 1 1/2 inches
Thinning - When plants are 2-3 inches tall thin to 3 inches apart
Net weight 20 G (approximately 45 seeds)
Bulk Bean seed available.
1300 Seeds/lb. Plant 1lb per 100ft row.
70-90lbs of Bean seed needed per acre.
Average Bean yield per acre - 172 bushels.