The information on this page applies to seedlings sold by LEAF Nursery during our 2021 Seedling Sale.
Phaseolus vulgaris. 'Royal Burgundy', a snap bean, fresh from your garden, has delicious purple pods that are easily found among the backdrop of green foliage. It grows better than other varieties in cool weather and is unlikely to be challenged by bean beetle. A good container variety. Disease resistant. 5"–6" long, round, bright violet-purple pods with buff-colored seeds, held above ground on upper part of plant. Resistant to white mold and bean common mosaic viruses 1 and NY15.
|Container Friendly||Trellis Needed||Easy to Grow||Pollinator Friendly|
When to Plant Your Seedling
|Full Sun||65°F, ideally 70°–85°F||The soil needs to be rich in organic matter, well drained, loose, and warm||Evenly moist but not soggy. Water soil not foliate to reduce chance of fungal disease|
|Plant Spacing||Row Spacing||Days to Maturity|
|4"||15"–20" tall, compact bush||55 days from seed|
Common Diseases and Pests
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