Mbombo Green Pole Bean

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60 days. Pole Bean

A beautiful, emerald green bean originating from Africa. The young pods can be eaten as a green bean. Mbombo produces 5-6 inch pods.

Allow this beautiful bean to mature on the vine for a delicious dry bean for soups and stews.

Named after a tribal god, Mbombo, it is said to bring prosperity to the soil and to the people.

Drought tolerant and heat tolerant.

Contains 15 heirloom seeds


Planting Instructions: Soak beans 2-3 hours before planting. (optional)

Seeds should be sown in warm conditions, covered very lightly (depth of ½ inch) and kept reasonably moist until seedlings emerge. 

Grow in full sun.  Thin Seedlings 6-12 inches apart.

Trellis for support.  Do not over water.

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