Performance and Adaptability - Marquis is a broadly adapted Great Northern bean that has demonstrated its ability to deliver consistent high yields. Its similarity to Beryl makes it an excellent choice for producers seeking to spread their variety risk. Like Beryl, Marquis is adapted to a broad array of production conditions and has established a reputation for high yields and good seed quality characteristics.
Growth Habit and Maturity - Marquis’ medium-sized vine has a semi-upright structure. Beryl may have slightly more vine and enhanced yield potential, depending on prevailing environmental factors. Marquis matures in approximately 95 days, or about 3 days later than Beryl.

Quality - Marquis typically yields approximately 1,450 attractive, chalky-white seeds per pound. Its outstanding seed appearance and canning quality characteristics have contributed to Marquis’ overall success.

Disease Tolerance - Marquis has shown resistance to the prevalent strains of Bean Common Mosaic virus. It has also exhibited good field tolerance to Halo and Common bacterial diseases and several races of bean rust and white mold.

All variety information presented herein is based on field and laboratory observations. Actual crop yield and quality are dependent upon many factors beyond our control. Since environmental conditions and local practices may affect variety characteristics and performance, we disclaim legal responsibility therefore. Real all tags and labels. They contain important conditions of sale, including limitations of warranties and remedies. Plant Variety Protection for Marquis has been granted.

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