Beans, Royal Burgundy, Bush Type, Bean Seeds

Available in store only. Please contact your local Mackey's for price and availability.

  • Delivery Available with Online Checkout
  • Not Available In-store at Colchester Mackey's
  • Not Available In-store at Willimantic Mackey's
  • Not Available In-store at Woodstock Mackey's

A distinctive bean flavor.

  • Unique bean produces abundant yield of round stringless pods.
  • Vigorous bush type plants.
  • Purple pod turns a deep green color during cooking.
  • Pods are about 6 inches long.

SPECIFICS: (see below for complete sowing information)

  • SEED DEPTH: 1 1/2 inches
  • SEED SPACING: 1 1/2 inches apart in rows 2 1/2-3 feet apart
  • EMERGES: 6-10 days
  • MATURES: 52 days

SOWING:

  • Plant seed outdoors in late spring after the ground has warmed.
  • Do not rush planting of beans as a few cold, wet days at planting time may rot seed.
  • Plant seeds 1 1/2 inches apart in rows 2 1/2-3 feet apart.
  • Cover seed with 1 1/2 inches of soil well pressed down.

    GERMINATION:

    • Germinated in 6-10 days depending on soil and weather conditions.

    THINNING:

    • When plants are 2-3 inches high, thin to 3 inches apart.

    NOTES:

    • For best crop, keep free of weeds.
    • Do not hoe when wet.
    • For highest quality and  yield, pick pods when young, about 4-5 inches long.
    • For continuous crop, make successive plantings every 2-3 weeks until mid-summer.

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