Nickel Filet Bean

Nickel Filet Bean

Regular price $3.45 $0.00 Unit price per

Open Pollinated

56 days Height 22-26"   Stringless, high quality, tender French filet is slow to develop small white seeds. Harvest these delicious high quality beans when 4"-5" and 1/4" in diameter;pick every 2-3 days.Concentrated set. Tolerant of temperature swings from cool to hot. High disease resistance to anthrax and bean mosaic virus.

Planting Directions:  Direct sow in spring after frost danger has passed and soil temperature is a minimum of 60°, 70° is optimum. Plant 1”to 2” deep, 4-6” apart.  Cultivate soil incorporating compost or a low nitrogen general purpose fertilizer.  Keep soil moist until seed germinates, after that water moderately and regularly until harvest.  Provide trellis for pole beans; bush beans do not need a trellis. After each picking water deep to prolong product