Botanical Name: Phaseolus vulgaris
Days to Maturity: 54 days
Native: Mexico and South America
Hardiness: Frost-sensitive annual
Plant Dimensions: 16″–20″ tall, wide
Variety Information: Slender, 5 ½”–6″ yellow pods borne in clusters around main stem. ‘Gold Rush’ is regarded as one of the best wax beans available. It holds its quality and texture in the garden longer than other beans and freezes well. The strong plants bear large crops of white-seeded pods that are easy to harvest. Resistant to bean common mosaic virus, NY15, and curly top virus.
Type: Snap bean