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Bean (Runner) Seeds - Snowstorm Bean (Runner) Seeds - Snowstorm Bean (Runner) Seeds - Snowstorm

Bean (Runner) Seeds - Snowstorm

A self-fertile, white-flowered variety producing masses of beans that are great for cooking whole rather than cut up, and are sold at a premium in certain high-end supermarkets. Can also be left to grow to around 30cm.

 

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Stringless pods for cooking whole when small

A self-fertile, white-flowered variety producing masses of beans that are great for cooking whole rather than cut up, and are sold at a premium in certain high-end supermarkets. Can also be left to grow to around 30cm.

 

  • Shorter beans for easy cooking
  • Runner/French bean cross
  • Better pod set

 

'Super’ Runner Beans - The result of 15 years of British breeding to carefully combine the best characteristics of French beans and runner beans, these outstanding varieties that will crop heavily even when the weather is poor and there aren’t a lot of pollinators about. Runner x French hybrids = MORE BEANS! Self-pollinating flowers set well even in poor conditions!

Colour:Green

Seeds:True

Bulbs:False

Shrubs:False

Tree:False

Plants:False

Aftercare - Easy:False

Aftercare - Moderate:False

Aftercare - High:False

Edible Flower:False

Likes Acidic Soil:False

Beds & Borders:True

Greenhouse, Glass House or Home:True

F1 Variety:False

Shrub:False

Sow in pots or trays on a windowsill or in a greenhouse using quality compost. Cover seeds with 3.8cm (1½") compost. Germination 7-14 days. Grow on, planting outside protecting with cloches until frost risk has passed. Alternatively, sow direct into warm, moist soil prepared by digging and raking. Erect canes or netting to support plants, sowing one seed per cane or at 15-23cm (6-9") intervals along the row, at a depth of 5cm (2"). Grows best in rich, well-prepared soil. Conserve moisture by mulching with manure, straw or grass clippings. Water well during dry summers. Sowing - Cropping – 12-14 weeks.

 HEALTH BENEFITS: A good source of vitamin C, folate and iron plus fibre. CULINARY TIPS: Cook only briefly.

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