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Broad Bean - Broad Bean The Sutton (Dwarf) (Approx 45 seeds)

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Broad bean The Sutton (Dwarf) is a dwarf variety that will do well in a pot or trough. With successional sowings tasty, tender broad beans will be on your plate from May-October..

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Dwarf broad bean variety The Sutton (Dwarf) is ideal to grow in containers on a small patio, balcony or courtyard. Try successional sowings to pick beans from May to October - plenty of beans for your plate and that autumn chutney!

Sow on a window sill, in a greenhouse or direct into the soil at from April to May and you can repeat sow, on the surface of a good seed compost, firm down and keep compost damp but not too wet. If grown in the greenhouse transplant seedlings into 9cm.pots when a good root ball is established plant in your border at approx. 30-40cm apart after all danger of frost has passed or transplant into your containers.

Average packet contents 45 seeds

When planted out happiest in free-draining soil in sunny positions.

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Short name Broad Bean (Approx 45 seeds)
Sub title Broad Bean The Sutton (Dwarf)
Brand Suttons
Drainage Well drained - no waterlogging
Ease of Care Easy
Evergreen/Deciduous Deciduous
Flowering Period April - October(yr1) / April - May(yr2)
Flower Colour White
Foliage colour Green
Fragrance None
Habit Bushy
Hardiness Annual
Maturity time 12 - 14 weeks
Plant Size Seeds
Plant Type Seeds
Height & Spread 50cm
Rate of growth Germination within 21 days
Required maintenance Pinch out tops to prevent attack of blackfly
Season of Interest Spring - Autumn
Soil Type Well drained
Sun or Shade Shade
Water Requirements Water well during dry weather
Where to Plant Vegetable patch

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