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Climbing French bean - French Bean Mix (Approx 45 seeds)

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For the French bean lover that wants to grow delicious french beans in a variety of colours for garden interest and variety on the plate, Climbing French bean Mix is just what you're looking for. All of these beans are not only delicious but stringless too!

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Not just for the French bean connoisseur but also the homegrower that wants to grow more than just green french beans. This exciting mix will provide you with trugs full of long, tender, fleshy pods of purple, green and yellow, throughout the entire summer. So your french beans can be a decorative screen of multi colured beans in the garden and a rainbow on your plate. So stringless, excellent flavour and good looking - a fine set of attributes! Varieties: Monte Gusto, Carminat, Monte Cristo.

Sow on a window sill, in a greenhouse from Mar-April on the surface of a good seed compost, firm down and keep compost damp but not too wet. Transplant seedlings into 9cm.pots when a good root ball is established plant in your border at approx. 40-50cm apart after all danger of frost has passed.

If planting direct into soil outside, wait until after the last frosts and sow in final growing spot from mid May.

Average packet contents 45 seeds

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

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Short name Climbing French bean (Approx 45 seeds)
Sub title French Bean Mix
Brand Suttons
Drainage Keep moist
Ease of Care Easy
Evergreen/Deciduous Deciduous
Flowering Period July - October
Flower Colour Mixed
Foliage colour Green
Fragrance None
Habit Climbing
Hardiness Annual
Maturity time 12 - 16 weeks
Plant Size Seeds
Plant Type Seeds
Height & Spread 1.5m -2m
Rate of growth Germination within 21 days
Required maintenance Erect canes to support plants
Season of Interest Summer
Soil Type Wet
Sun or Shade Full Sun
Water Requirements Water well during dry weather
Where to Plant Vegetable patch

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