You can depend on this variety for a heavy crop of beans.
- Bush beans
- Disease resistant
- Cool weather tolerant
- Snap bean
This variety will grow well in most regions of the United States.
The Story of Provider
This variety was introduced in 1965 by Dr. Hoffman of South Carolina. Some say that it is the most dependable early green bean available to gardeners.
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 lightly braising them with garlic and tossing with bacon. You can also add them to salads or serve them with dip or hummus as an appetizer.
Try using them for spicy refrigerator pickled beans or canning them in the summer for a winter treat. Their uniform, straight pods make for easing packing in canning jars.