Seed - Climbing Bean Kentucky Blue
1 RHS Climbing Bean Kentucky Blue seed pack
(Botanical Name: Phaseolus vulgaris)
Pack Size 15g seeds
A professional quality variety producing masses of full flavoured beans with rich dark colour and consistent size. This reliable cropper has excellent disease resistance providing a consistent crop over a long period. Quick to grow and thrives in a range of soils.
Plant Height: 1.8-2.4m
How to Grow:
Sow in rows 50cm (20in) apart. Space seeds 10-15cm (4-6in) apart and 2.5cm (1in) deep. To avoid rot, avoid over watering seeds during germination. Seedlings appear in approximately 7-10 days.
Keep plants moist and weed free. Support growing plants with canes or netting, or otherwise grow as a ground bean. When growing across the ground contain the plants by pinching out the growing tips regularly.
When to Sow/Plant Seed:
Spring and Summer
Well cultivated, sunny position