Beans - Pencil Pod Wax
This popular yellow bean produces abundant yields of round stringless pods on bush type plants. Pods are about 6 inches long, bright golden yellow, slightly curved and slender.
For best crop, keep free of weeds. Do not hoe when wet. For highest quality and yield, 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 - 54 days
Germinates in - 6 to 10 days
Sowing depth - 1 1/2 inches
Row spacing - 2 1/2 feet
Seed spacing - 1 1/2 inches
Thinning - When plants are 2 to 3 inches tall, thin to 3 inches apart
Net weight 20 G (approximately 55 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 - 167 bushels.