Jade' is a favorite of gardeners for its consistently long, straight, stringless pods that are tender and sweet with a beautiful, dark green color. Upright, bushy plants hold the pods high, avoiding tip rot. In addition to being very productive, plants are more heat and cold tolerant than other types, are disease resistant.
Botanical Name: Phaseolus vulgaris
Days to Maturity: 55 days
Hardiness: Frost-sensitive annual
Plant Dimensions: 14"–18" tall, 8"–10" wide, upright bushy plants
Variety Information: 'Jade' produces very dark green, round, 6 ½" long pods with white seeds. Plants are resistant to common bean mosaic viruses 1 and NY15, and tolerant to curly top virus and rust.
Type: Snap bean
Attributes: Disease Resistant, Good for Containers, Heat Tolerant