Seed Swaps

Bean: Mexican Dry - SCSSN Seeds

A seed that is being grown and saved for the Southern Cross Seed Saving Network and the benefit of all gardeners.

Climber – productive short, densely packed pods for drying. Excellent for soups.

from SCSSN seed packet

From a swap with SCSSN.

Quantity: 1

Plant Bean Phaseolus vulgaris 9637
Variety Mexican Dry 8


Care Instructions

Look to ensure a distance 3.9 inches (10.0 cm) between seeds when sowing - cover at a depth of at least 1.95 inches (5.0 cm) deep if you are going to sow this directly in the garden.

Ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant - Bean 'Mexican Dry' is known for growing to a height of approximately 40.0 cm (that's 1.30 feet in imperial).

Remember to water moderately.

Bean 'Mexican Dry' requires a soil ph of 6.0 - 6.8 meaning it does best in acidic soil.

More information about Bean: Mexican Dry - SCSSN Seeds is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Bean: Mexican Dry - SCSSN Seeds Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.

Seed Starting Schedule

  • Sow Indoor
  • Transplant
  • Harvest
  • Jan
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SOW FROM 15 Sep 18 (3 months away)*

Linked Plantings & Stash Items

Name Garden Gardener Location Planted Archived
Bean: Mexican Dry - SCSSN Seeds Bean: Mexican Dry - SCSSN Seeds

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epiphany Narre Warren South, Melbourne, Australia Narre Warren Sout...
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Phaseolus vulgaris

graibeard Broomfield Victoria, Australia Broomfield Victor... 12 Dec 10 13 Dec 11 (other)


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