A traditional old variety, long pods of fine quality and flavour which crops a little earlier than most other varieties. High fibre content and a good source of vitamin C, iron and folic acid. Approximately 45 seeds.
Runner beans are best started off indoors in individual pots and once established planted out into the vegetable patch or even gron in large containers. Ideal in soils that have been well cultivated and had a lot of well rotted manure added.
Aspect: Full sun to partial shade
Soil type: Free draining, humus rich soils
Harvest: July onwards