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Purple Queen Improved Bush Bean

Striking in the edible landscape

Purple Queen Improved Bush Bean

Striking in the edible landscape

  • Stunning 6-in. deep purple pods
  • Easy to see & pick
  • Straight, smooth, stringless pods
  • Exceptional flavor
  • Pods turn green when cooked
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Product Description

With attractive purple blooms and pods showcased against purple-tinged, dark green foliage, Purple Queen is beautiful tucked into your landscape. Six-inch pods grow in straight, smooth and stringless and have improved yields and disease resistance. Lovely, deep purple color makes it easy to find and harvest the beans. 51 days to maturity.

Product Details
  • Botanical Name: Phaseolus vulgaris '8600'
  • Season: both Spring & Fall
  • Sun/Shade: Full Sun
  • Height: 24 Inches
  • Spacing: Plant seeds 1 inch apart and thin to 2 - 3 inches apart. Plant in rows 24 - 36 inches apart.
  • Zone: 3-9
  • Spread: 12 - 18 inches.
  • Foliage:Purple-tinged, dark green foliage.
  • Depth:1 -1 1/2 inches deep.
  • Germination: 6 - 10 Days
  • Days to Maturity: 51 Days
  • Fruit: 6 inch purple pods turn green when cooked. Very straight, smooth, stringless pods. Exceptional flavor.
  • Soil Preference: Rich, well-drained soil; pH 6.0-6.8
  • Pruning: None needed.
  • Form: Bush bean
  • Flowers: Small, purple flowers.
  • Seed Count: 2 oz. packet is approximately 150 seeds.
  • 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:


2021 Fall Shipping Schedule
  Zones   Blueberries All Other Fruits Perennials, Bulbs & Flowers Vegetable Plants
& Starts
1A-4A 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21
4B 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21
5A 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21
5B 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21
6A 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21
6B 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21
7A 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21
7B 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21
8A & B 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21
9A & B 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21
10A & B 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21 9/20/21 - 10/29/21
Last Order Date All Grow Zones:
Oct 25, 2021
All Grow Zones:
Oct 25, 2021
All Grow Zones:
Oct 25, 2021
All Grow Zones:
Oct 25, 2021

2021 Shipping Schedule
Zones Nematodes Encapsulated Compost Worms
1A 5/10/21 - 10/29/21 5/10/21 - 10/29/21
1B - 2A 5/10/21 - 10/29/21 5/10/21 - 10/29/21
2B - 3B 4/26/21 - 10/29/21 4/26/21 - 10/29/21
4A - 6A 4/12/21 - 10/29/21 4/12/21 - 10/29/21
6B - 7A 4/5/21 - 10/29/21 4/5/21 - 10/29/21
7B - 8B 3/8/21 - 10/29/21 3/8/21 - 10/29/21
9A - 10B 2/22/21 -10/29/21 2/22/21 -10/29/21
Last Order Date 10/25/2021 10/25/2021

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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