DESCRIPTION: "For an all-round great bean that showcases why we bother with heirlooms and seed saving, I can't think of a better candidate than Good Mother Stallard. This bean almost always knocks the socks off the lucky eater."-The Heirloom Bean Grower's Guide. High yielder. Good with corn, growing up the stalks (plant corn a bit wider than usual). Old family heirloom.
BOTANICAL NAME: Phaseolus vulgaris
DAYS TO MATURITY: 85-95
SEEDS PER PACKET: 85
SOURCE CODE: C
GERMINATION DAYS: 8-16
WHEN TO PLANT: after danger of frost, at least 60F soil temperature
PLANTING DEPTH: 1"
GROWING INSTRUCTIONS: Plant 6" apart in well composted soil after all danger of frost is past and soil has warmed to 60-70 degrees. Should have PH 6 or above. Keep well watered or apply mulch to control moisture. Keep well weeded or mulched avoid damaging the roots with hoe or cultivator. Harvest when pods are dry and beans can hardly be dented when bitten.
GROW BIOINTENSIVEŽ CULTURAL INFORMATION: H, W/Matures 8-9/Harvest 12/Yields green 30-108, dry 4-24/Spacing 6"
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION : Tolerates Hot Weather, Stores Well.