South carolina red stick is part of the Phaseolus genus and is a Bean variety. Its scientific name is Phaseolus vulgaris 'South carolina red stick'. 'South carolina red stick' is considered a heirloom cultivar.
Bean: Red Kidney type, Family Heirloom. Bush habit.
Slightly curved pods with a hint of pink at maturity, large red elongated seeds are kidney shaped, a favorite with all who have grown them, grown by a South Carolina family since 1830.
Typically, South carolina red stick Bean is normally fairly low maintenance and can thus be quite easy to grow - only a basic level of care is required throughout the year to ensure it thrives. Being aware of the basic growing conditions this plant likes (soil, sun and water) will result in a strong and vibrant plant.
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Tough as nails, easy to grow organically. Tolerated heat, soil nematodes, powdery mildew, some flooding, brief drought, poor rocky soil, pest insects, even some breakage and root disturbance. Just kept right on making beans!
GreenGuy about growing Bean 'South carolina red stick'