Bush Beans

Bush Beans, or Snap Beans grow in pods that can be eaten when the beans are still small. They are also called string beans sometimes due to a fibrous string that runs the length of the pod on some varieties.

Provider Bush Bean Seeds

Provider (50 days) Introduced by Dr. Hoffman of South Carolina around 1965. Maroon colored bean...

Provider (50 days) Introduced by Dr. Hoffman of South Carolina around 1965. Maroon colored beans. Once was a white seeded variety, but not sure it still exists anymore in the seed trade. Snap bean for home gardens, local market, shipping fresh and for freezing. 15-17" vines, bushy, sturdy, and strong roots. Pods round to heart-shaped, straight, 5-1/4", fleshy, low fiber, stingless, and medium dark green. Excellent for cool soil emergence for early season or cool coastal climates. Thoug...

$2.61 $19.91

Royal Burgundy Bush Bean Seeds

Royal Burgundy (55 days) Also known as Royalty Purple Pod. Highly flavorful, purple podded snap b...

Royal Burgundy (55 days) Also known as Royalty Purple Pod. Highly flavorful, purple podded snap bean that turns green when it is cooked. Stringless and a great cool weather producer. Be the hit of your next dinner party when you show your guest this purple powered bean before its cooked. A sure seller at farmer's markets for its eye appealing color. This bush bean produces small runners. The variety is resistant to BCMV and is avoided by Mexican bean beetles. Have trouble getting the kids to...

$2.61 $52.49

Bush Blue Lake 274 Bean

(55 days) Blue Lake 274 is the classic bean that comes to mind when you think of a green bean.  K...

(55 days) Blue Lake 274 is the classic bean that comes to mind when you think of a green bean.  Known in the canning industry for years because of its reliability, huge yields, disease resistance and its ability to bear all at once making canning a much easier task.  Blue Lake produces plump, tender, dark green pods that are about 5 1/2"s long.  The bush itself only grows about 16" saving space in your garden, but producing big juicy yields.  This is THE green bean for canning or freezing.  B...

$2.72 $90.26

Tenderette Green Bean Seeds

Tenderette Green Bean Seeds (58 days) This green bean was introduced in 1962 by the Charter Seed ...

Tenderette Green Bean Seeds (58 days) This green bean was introduced in 1962 by the Charter Seed Company of Twin Falls, Idaho. Tenderette is a delicious, stringless, high-bearing green bean that produces over a long season of picking. The plant reaches 20" tall and bears long, straight, consistent 5" long green beans. Tenderette has a flavor that is rich, succulent and full of snap. Excellent steamed, stir-fried or even raw. If you are looking for a bean that doesn't produce all at once for t...

$2.61 $35.44

Golden Wax Bean

Phaseolus vulgaris Golden Wax Bean (52 days) One of the oldest known wax beans, Golden Wax was f...

Phaseolus vulgaris Golden Wax Bean (52 days) One of the oldest known wax beans, Golden Wax was first introduced sometime around 1871. There have been many variations over the years, but Golden Wax was also known as Topnotch or Rustproof Golden Wax. Golden Wax bean is a bush type plant that produces excellent yields of golden yellow wax beans. Good for northern climates as well as the south. Golden Wax bean grows 16" tall, compact, and produces delicious golden pods about 5-6" long. Pods...

$3.14 $52.49

Roma II Bush Beans

Phaseolus vulgaris Roma II Bush Beans (59 days) Romano type bush bean. Rogers Brothers Seed Comp...

Phaseolus vulgaris Roma II Bush Beans (59 days) Romano type bush bean. Rogers Brothers Seed Company introduced Roma II in 1978. The classic Italian gourmet "Roma" improved in the second generation as a bush bean. Roma beans have wide, meaty, tender,smooth flat pods that are stringless. Excellent flavor. Very prolific and reliable. Resistant to mosaic and mildew mosaic. Roma II makes a great canner. Flavor holds.

$2.61 $131.20

Organic Gold Rush Bean

Organic Gold Rush Bean Phaseolus vulgaris Bush type wax bean, 52 days to maturity Forget panning...

Organic Gold Rush Bean Phaseolus vulgaris Bush type wax bean, 52 days to maturity Forget panning, try canning! A gardener's wealth is a heavy harvest of Gold Rush beans, pickled or steamed and piled on a plate. You won't have to search long to find these delicious, lemon-colored beans hanging in heavy clusters on their compact bushes. Gold Rush was a clear favorite on the farm, where it kept on producing tender beans when others had gotten tough. Plants are disease resistant and produce a he...

$3.14 $12.59

Fordhook 242 Bush Lima Bean

Phaseolus lunatus Fordhook 242 Bush Lima Bean (72 days) Introduced by the USDA in Beltsville i...

Phaseolus lunatus Fordhook 242 Bush Lima Bean (72 days) Introduced by the USDA in Beltsville in the 1940s. Fordhook 242 is by far the best lima bean for Northern climates, coastal conditions or cool foggy nights. They are ready for use almost a week earlier than most bush limas. Fordhook 242 has dense foliage reaching 16"-24". Pods are thick, meaty and contain 3-5 lima beans. Known for its almost nutty flavor. Nothing beats a steamy bowl of lima beans with a pat of butter!

$2.61 $162.75

Kentucky Dreamer Bush Bean

Kentucky Dreamer Bush Bean (50-54 days)   Improved Kentucky Wonder Bush bean. High concentrated p...

Kentucky Dreamer Bush Bean (50-54 days)   Improved Kentucky Wonder Bush bean. High concentrated pod set. Plant height 17 inches. Very upright plant. Pod is medium green, flat 6 inches long and is white seeded. Disease resistance is cbmv type 1 and n.Y. Strain 15. ***Very impressed with Kentucky Dreamer in our 2013 bean trials. It was quick to produce lots of 5-6" pods on well formed plants with no disease problems in our climate.

$2.89 $157.45

Black Valentine Bush Beans

Black Valentine Bush Beans (50 days to snap)   Introduced by Peter Henderson in 1897, but known s...

Black Valentine Bush Beans (50 days to snap)   Introduced by Peter Henderson in 1897, but known since 1850. Long, straight, round pods that are stringless for us. 6" long pods Black Valentine is good for early or late planting. Excellent for soups, stews and canning.  

$2.61 $57.48