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Accelerate Bush Bean

Excellent beans for freezing; resistant to root rot

Accelerate Bush Bean

Excellent beans for freezing; resistant to root rot

  • Heavy yields of large, high-quality beans
  • Delicious fresh, cooked or preserved
  • Great for freezing
  • Superior disease resistance and cold vigor
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Product Description

This large, delicious green bean is known for its heavy yields of 6.5", high-quality beans. They're easy to pick, so you can enjoy them right away--or save them for the wintertime, since they freeze exceptionally well (and make excellent canning beans). If you'd rather enjoy them in the moment, they're delicious eaten fresh, or sauteed with olive oil, fresh garlic and sliced almonds for a savory side dish. Accelerate beans will stand up to the cold, and has superior disease resistance. It's resistant to bean common mosaic virus, and is tolerant to brown top and curly spot. Plus, its cold vigor promises superior emergence and performance, even in less-than-ideal conditions! 54 days to maturity.

Product Details
  • Botanical Name: Phaseolus vulgaris 'Accelerate UW#3'
  • Season: both Spring & Fall
  • Sun/Shade: Full Sun
  • Height: 22 - 28 inches.
  • Spacing: Plant 1 inch apart and thin to 2 - 2 inches apart, in rows 24 to 36 inches apart.
  • Zone: 3-9
  • Spread: 12-18 inches.
  • Color: Medium green
  • Foliage: Green foliage.
  • Depth: Plant seeds 1 - 1 1/2 inches deep.
  • Germination: 6 - 10 Days
  • Days to Maturity: 54 Days
  • Fruit: 6 1/2 inch beans, stringless. Seeds are white.
  • Soil Preference: Well-drained, rich, loose fertile soil.
  • Growth Rate: Medium growth rate.
  • Pruning: None needed.
  • Form: Vegetable, seed, bean.
  • Flowers: Small white flowers.
  • Seed Count: Approximately 150 seeds per packet.
  • Size: 2 Oz Pkt
Shipping Information

Orders for in-stock seeds and hardgoods are typically shipped within 5 business days.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping timeframes outlined below:

Fall 2020 Shipping Schedule
  Zones   All Perennials, Bulbs & Potted Plants
1A-4A 9/21/20 - 10/30/20
4B 9/21/20 - 10/30/20
5A 9/21/20 - 10/30/20
5B 9/21/20 - 10/30/20
6A 9/21/20 - 10/30/20
6B 9/21/20 - 10/30/20
7A 9/21/20 - 10/30/20
7B 9/21/20 - 10/30/20
8A & B 9/21/20 - 10/30/20
9A & B 9/21/20 - 10/30/20
10A & B 9/21/20 - 10/30/20
Last Order Date 10/26/2020

2020 Insects Shipping Schedule
  Zones   Nematodes & Encapsulated Worms
1A 5/13/20 - 10/30/20
1B - 2A 5/13/20 - 10/30/20
2B - 3B 4/29/20 - 10/30/20
4A - 6A 4/15/20 - 10/30/20
6B - 7A 4/8/20 - 10/30/20
7B - 8B 3/11/20 - 10/30/20
9A - 10B 2/25/20 - 10/30/20
Last Order Date 10/23/2020

Shipping Note:

The type of product you order or the weather in our area or yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until fully dormant for optimum stress protection.

In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your order--via the U.S. Postal Service or United Parcel Service. Large orders may be shipped in more than one package.

Please note that we cannot ship outside of the continental United States.

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