Roma II Bush Bean Seeds (P) Pkt of 100 seeds Image

Roma II Bush Bean Seeds


Heavy yields over a long season on this classic Romano

Days to Maturity: 59 from direct sow

Bush Bean

Gourmet Romano beans can be difficult to find for the garden, which is why we love Roma II so much. This dependable favorite not only sets a delicious crop, it's also generous. The beans mature early, and then the plant keeps setting new pods, so you wind up with a much longer season than with other types. You're going to love this heavy producer.

Roma II's 5½-inch pods are fleshy, tender, and dark green, bursting with flavor and nutrition. An Italian type, it is a gourmet choice, although you'd never know it from the huge yields. If you are a canner, Roma II is the one bush bean you've got to try this season.

Very easy to grow, even for the beginning gardener, this bean should be direct sown into the garden after all danger of frost. For best harvest, plant successively every 3 weeks or so, ceasing in late spring or early summer and resuming in late summer, after the worst heat is past, for a late fall crop.

Roma II is a legume, so the plant should be chopped up and plowed back into the soil after all the beans have been harvested. Legumes are nitrogen fixers in the soil, and your crops next year will be even better, thanks to these soil builders.


Skip Product Specs
Genus Phaseolus
Species vulgaris
Variety Roma II
Days To Maturity 59
Fruit Color Green
Habit Upright
Additional Characteristics Direct Sow, Easy Care Plants, Edible, Season Extenders, Soil Builder
Foliage Color Dark Green
Harvest Season Early Summer, Late Summer, Mid Fall, Mid Summer
Light Requirements Full Sun
Moisture Requirements Moist,  well-drained
Resistance Heat Tolerant, Humidity Tolerant
Soil Tolerance Normal,  loamy
Uses Beds, Cuisine, Outdoor

Product Review Summary

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The average rating for this product is 5 out of 5 stars
Overall Rating: 5.0/5.0

Customer Reviews

March 05, 2015

Great Tasting Bean

This shopper rated the product 5 out of 5 stars

These beans are very easy to keep up with. I planted 1 row at 100 feet and got 28 quarts of beans from the plants. Will buy again. Also they taste 100% better than store bought canned ones.

Jimmy from MS

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