Bean, Dwarf Hawkesbury Wonder
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Botanical Name: Phaseolus vulgaris
One of the best varieties of bean seeds for the home gardner. Bears prolific crops of tasty, fleshy pods over a long period. Sets pods in both hot and cool weather, ideal for successive plantings until late in the season. Packed with flavour and goodness. Half hardy annual.
We hope you enjoy these bean seeds, just another great example of vegetable seeds from Mr Fothergill's!
Plant Height: 50-60cm
How To Grow
Sow these vegetable seeds 25mm (1in) deep in dark, damp soil & avoid watering for a day or two afterwards. Ensure soil has been well prepared with organic compost & aged manure.
Sow 7-10cm (3-4in) apart, allowing 50cm (20in) between the rows. Ensure the danger of frosts has passed.
Plant in 3-5 metre (10-16ft) rows and remove weeds regularly. Water well during dry periods. Additional fertilising is not required as legumes produce their own nitrogen.
Sow every 3 weeks for a continuous crop.
Harvest regularly for improved yields.
When To Plant
Spring and Summer; autumn too in warmer zones
During period of hot and humid weather; you can use a fine mist spray on the flowers; this will assist with flower & pod set.
Our Seed Guarantee
If you are not completely satisfied with these seeds Mr. Fothergill's will gladly replace them for free. Performance subject to growing conditions.