Growing Zones 3 to 9
Page Number 118
Planting Season Spring
Plant Depth 2
Fertilizer Type Inoculant
Light Requirements Full Sun
Fragrant n
Edible Parts Pods
Foliage Color Green
Fruit Color Green
Germination 7 to 10
Maturity 40 to 50
Spacing 1.5 ft
Hybrid / Open Pollinated: Open Pollinated
Disease Resistant y
Genus Phaseolus
Common Name Bean, Bush, Contender 

Bean, Bush, Contender 

#H01028
  • 1 Pound

  • $5.95
Our earliest green bean. Round to oval pods 6 to 8" long are tender and stringless. Very tolerant of hot temperatures and mildew tolerant as well. The crop matures over a short period of time, so you can complete your canning or freezing quickly. Buff mottled seeds.
Minimum order of 5 pounds.


Growing Zone: 3 to 9

Light Requirements: Full Sun

Own Root

State Restrictions

AK;HI;ID

Growing Zones 3 to 9
Page Number 118
Planting Season Spring
Plant Depth 2
Fertilizer Type Inoculant
Light Requirements Full Sun
Fragrant n
Edible Parts Pods
Foliage Color Green
Fruit Color Green
Germination 7 to 10
Maturity 40 to 50
Spacing 1.5 ft
Hybrid / Open Pollinated: Open Pollinated
Disease Resistant y
Genus Phaseolus
Common Name Bean, Bush, Contender