Vegetable Runner Bean Sunset

£1.69

Runner Bean Sunset has unusual peach-coloured flowers and produces an abundance of flavourful green beans which are 20-25cm long. This variety is used both in the veg patch but also as an annual climber in flowerbeds.

  • Seed Count: 45 Seeds

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Vegetable Runner Bean Sunset

Runner Bean Sunset has unusual peach-coloured flowers and produces an abundance of flavourful green beans which are 20-25cm long. This variety is used both in the veg patch but also as an annual climber in flowerbeds.

 Cultivation advice Runner Bean Sunset

Sow Indoors: April-June

Sow Outdoors: May-June

Days To Germination: 7-10 days

Optimum Soil Temperature: 16-20 °C

Planting Depth: 25-50mm

Plant Height: 180cm

Plant Spacing: 60cm

Light: Full Sun/Part Shade

  • Pre-prepare growing site with ample organic matter.
  • Sow in early spring under-cover in warmth a single seed 1in depth per pot.
  • Gradually  harden off after all risk of frost has passed.
  • Alternatively plant direct outside after the soil temperature is above 50F in late spring.
  • Protect young plants from pests.
  • Ensure plants have support to ramble (canes / wire / netting).
  • Keep well watered whilst flowers are setting.
  • Pick regularly to encourage the plants to keep flowering.