Gusto Italia Bean Pole Smeraldo Seed
Smeraldo Beans produce an abundance of flat, stringless pods. This terrific medium-sized bean is very enjoyable with its very distinct and wonderful flavor.
Latin Name: Phaseolus vulgaris
Seed Type: Heirloom
Product Weight: 17 grams
Plant Type: Vegetable
Days to Harvest: 65 to 70 days
Days to Seed Germination: 6 to 14 days
Seed Planting Depth: 2.5 cm (1")
Seed Spacing: 10 cm (4")
Row Spacing: 60 cm (24")
Plant Spacing: 15 cm (6")
Planting Instructions: Sow seeds when the soil is warm and all danger of frost is past. Pick early and often to encourage production. Sow every 2 weeks until 8 weeks before fall frost.
How To Grow: Bean Smeraldo (Pole)
Suggestions: Must be supported with trellis, fence, or with a bean tower.
Preparation Ideas: Rinse and cut pods into 1" pieces. Blanche in pot of boiling water, drain and place in bowl. Toss beans with olive oil and season with salt and pepper.