Bean, Dwarf Snap Bean

50g

Availability: In stock

$4.95

Details

Botanical name: Phaseolus vulgaris

Produces a profusion of relatively small, stringless pods which may be cooked , or frozen, whole. The flavour is excellent - a bean we recommend very highly.

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 dwarf snap bean 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 animal manure.

Sow 10-15cm (4-6in) apart allowing 50-60cm (1.5-2ft) between rows. Ensure the danger of frosts has passed and protect plants from wind. Plant in 1-3m (3-10ft) rows and remove weeds regularly. Keep the roots cool - a mulch of garden compost will help considerably. Water well in dry periods.

Additional fertiliser is not required a legumes produce their own nitrogen.

Regular harvesting will result in prolonged yields.

When To Plant

Spring and Summer; autumn too in warmer zones

Harvest

8-10 weeks

Sow

Spring, Summer

Important Note

During periods of hot & humid weather; use a fine mist spray on flowers to 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.

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