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Pole Snap Bean 'Rattlesnake' Seeds

Rattlesnake produces plenty of 7-8” green pods that have beautiful purple streaks.

Availability: In stock

$2.95

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Rattlesnake produces plenty of 7-8” green pods that have beautiful purple streaks. They have a good flavor and the young pods are very tender. It is also good as a dry bean, being hearty and flavorful, and is popular in soups and stews! Great for hot, humid areas as well as cooler climates like here in Michigan. Very unique and eye-catching at the farmers’ markets!

Michigan Seeds grown on our farm, Renegade Acres, in Howell, MI!

Certified Organic by Oregon Tilth.

Additional Info

Botanical Name Phaseolus vulgaris
Life Cycle Annual
Min. Time to Germinate 7 Days
Max. Time to Germinate 14 Days
Depth to Sow Seeds 1 in.
When to Sow Outdoors after all danger of spring frost is past
Growing Height 6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)
Plant Spacing 6-9 in. (15-22 cm)
Hardiness N/A
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Danger N/A
Growth Habit Pole
Soil pH Requirements 6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic), 6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
Days to Harvest 70-80
Propagation Methods From seed; direct sow after last frost
Seed Collecting Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds, Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored
Seeds Per Pack 50