This variety produces heavy crops of 6-7 inch pods.
- Bush beans
- Stringless pods
- Extremely productive
- Snap bean
This variety will grow well in most regions of the United States.
The Story of Bountiful
In 1898 Abel Steele of Ferguson, Ontario named this variety, a new introduction from Peter Henderson & Company, previously known as “New Green Bush Bean No. 1”. His prize: $25.
Beans were domesticated in the Americas thousands of years ago and serve as a protein in the diet of humans and animals.
Put it on the Dinner Table
This variety works for
- Fresh eating
When preparing your snap beans, clean off the ends and wash before roasting them with garlic and topping with parmesan cheese or adding them to your green been casserole.
These beans also have a short season, so try pairing them with new potatoes.