DESCRIPTION: Delicious rare heirloom strain of the beloved Italian flat bean, prized for its unique creamy flavor and delicate texture. Wide, flat, meaty stringless 6" green beans on high-yielding 8' vines. Unfazed by heat, drought, cold nights, and most pests.
BOTANICAL NAME: Phaseolus vulgaris
DAYS TO MATURITY: 70
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: A vigorous climbing variety that requires 6' poles, strings, or wire to climb. Plant seed 6" apart when soil is warm. Romanos require warmer conditions to start than other beans, and germination can be slower. Make sure soil temperatures is 70 degrees. Matures in 8 weeks. Harvest for up to 12 weeks. Keep well water or apply mulch to control moisture. Keep well cultivated but weed shallowly to avoid the roots.
GROW BIOINTENSIVEŽ CULTURAL INFORMATION: H, W/Matures 8-9/Harvest 12/Yields green 30-108, dry 4-24/Spacing 6"
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION : Easy to Grow and Tolerates Hot Weather