Originally introduced by Peter Henderson and Company and known as “New Green Bush Bean #1.”  Renamed “Bountiful” in 1898 by Abel Steele of Furguson, Ontario.  An excellent choice for fresh eating, canning and freezing.  Large crops of high-quality, brittle, stringless 6″ pods.  Bush habit, 50 days.


Additional information

Weight N/A
Seed Type


Latin Name:

Phaseolus vulgaris

Plant Type:

Bush, 18" tall

Bean Type:


Support Needed:



6-10 days


50 days


Full Sun

Planting Method:

Direct sow after danger of frost has passed

Planting Depth:



seeds 2-4" apart; rows 36" apart

Seed Count

+/- 82 per ounce, 1,315 per pound

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Wholesale Customers

For wholesale pricing and availability, please contact our office at (608) 437-9081.


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