Beans Romano Italian Pole
Plants bear abundant yields of tender, stringless podded beans, climbing about 4 to 5 ft. bearing most pods down low on the plant. Pods are about 5 1/2 inches ling, broad and flat, having a distinctive bean flavor.
Pole Beans may be grown on a fence or trellis and the seed planted in a row. For highest quality and yield, pick pods when young, about 3-4 inches long.
Planting time - Spring
Matures in - 65 days
Germinates in - 6 to 10 days
Sowing depth - 1 inch
Row spacing - 3 feet apart (poles 6-8 feet high)
Seed spacing Ð 4 to 6 seeds per pole
Thinning - When plants are 2 to 3 inches tall, thin
leaving strongest plants 8 inches apart, or 3-4 plants
around each pole.
Net weight 18 G (approximately 45 seeds)
Bulk Pole Bean seed available.
1300 Seeds/lb. Plant 1lb per 100ft row.
70-90lbs of Pole Bean seed needed per acre.
Average Pole Bean yield per acre - 172 bushels.