Finest flavoured stringless beans!
This new generation French-Runner bean cross sets beans easier, producing masses of 18-20cm (7-8") long pods throughout the summer whatever the weather. It boasts a good flavour and exceptionally tender texture. And the bicoloured red-and-pink flowers are extremely attractive too!
‘Super’ Runner Beans - Last year we brought you Moonlight, now we're pleased to bring you two more brand new self-pollinating 'super' beans - Tenderstar and Firestorm.
A new generation of ‘super’ runner beans for your best harvests ever! The result of 15 years of British breeding to carefully combine the best characteristics of French beans and runner beans, these outstanding varieties which taste like runner beans will crop heavily even when the weather is poor and there aren’t a lot of polllinators about.
Aftercare - Easy:True
Aftercare - Moderate:False
Aftercare - High:False
RHS Award of Garden Merit:False
Vegetables recommended by the NIAB:False
Award Winners in Fleuroselect Trials:False
Likes Acidic Soil:False
Beds & Borders:True
Prefers Full Sun:True
Sow in April under glass or cloches, or outdoors in May and June. (12-16 weeks maturity). Unless otherwise stated, a packet of seeds is enough for a double row of approx. 4.5m (15').