(Phaseolus vulgaris) (75 days, dwarf bush) French flageolet beans are enjoyed like shell peas. Contains 8-10 light green beans easily shelled from their pods, called shelly beans! Simply simmer the beans with a little salt and season to taste. Can be used fresh in salads, soups, and as a stand-alone vegetable dish. Freeze to enjoy in the off season. Compact, productive bush plants.
Growing Notes Bush habit, 50-55 days. Planting Depth: 1 inch; Plant spacing: 2-3 inches; 2-3 feet between rows. Increase yields by inoculating where natural Rhizobia is low. Soil Temp. for Germ.: 60-80°F. Days to Germ.: 6-10 days; Full sun. Moderate moisture.