Victory Seeds®

Rare, Open-pollinated & Heirloom Garden Seeds

Hello, Guest | Sign In | Logout
View Shopping Cart - 0 item(s) in cart - Total $0

Victory Heirloom Seed Company - Preserving the future, one seed at a time!

"Preserving the future,
one seed at a time."

New for 2015
Holiday Gift Ideas
Vegetable Seeds
Grain Seeds
Flower Seeds
Herb Seeds
Tobacco Seeds
Bulk & Web Only Seeds
Traditional Garden Tools
Bookstore
Hard Goods
Apparel
Themed Gardens & Kits
Composting Redworms
Custom Seed Favors
Cover Crop Seeds
Late Summer / Fall Seeds

Need to get serious . . . Victory Gardening.


No GMOs Here!

We are an early signer of the Safe Seed Pledge

All of our rare and heirloom seeds are open-pollinated, non-hybrid and are not treated with chemicals.


Liberal, Oregon



Recent Honors

We're a Garden Watchdog Top 5 company

We're a Garden Watchdog Top 5 company

Please rate us at:


Click here for more info on how to be rewarded for your support!

You can be rewarded for supporting our preservation work. Click here to find out how.



Home>Vegetable Seeds>Soybeans
OAC Aries Soybeani
'OAC Aries' soybean seeds
OAC Aries Soybeani
Item Id: 3300741

Your Price:
$2.95
Availability:
In Stock
Quantity
Email a friend
Be the first to review this Item!
Add to Wish List

You will earn 3 Victory Points™ when you purchase this item.
Click here for more information about Victory Points™.

Description
OAC Aries
110 days, indeterminate — The prolific plants are tall, reach thirty six to forty inches in height, with purple flowers and pods containing two to three seeds each.  The beans are yellow-green in color with a dark hilum (eye).  According to the USDA GRIN, they have 40.8% protein and 20.1% oil.

Developed at the Crop Science Department of the University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada.  Bred using natural, classic breeding techniques, 'OAC Aries' pedigree is complex and took many year to develop and stabilize into and open-pollinated variety.  Work began before 1976 and it was introduced in 1986. The actual pedigree is {[(T260 x Wayne) x Hark] x Altona} x McCall.  [Canadian Journal of Plant Science 67: 257-258 (Jan. 1987)]  USDA Accession Number PI 548637.

Note:  I have seen seed savers and more than one commercial vendor listing this as "OAC Ares."  I believe that this is just one of those cases where someone made a typographical error and it has been perpetuated.  The "OAC" series of soybeans are named after zodiac signs.  Each packet contains 25 to 30 seeds.
Related Items
Envy Soybean
Envy Soybean
$2.95
Chico Soybean
Chico Soybean
$2.95
Jacques Brown Soybean
Jacques Brown Soybean
$2.95