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BEAN Snake Bean Burgundy (Bush Bean)

Vigna unguiculata var. sesquipedalis

Stock: Out Of Stock

SKU Code: V 258.

Family: Fabaceae

Characteristics: Annual Bush legume

Seed per packet: Approx 20
Seed per gram: Approx. 8

A dwarf variety of bush bean that produces high yields of rich, burgundy-coloured long beans 22-26cmin length on dwarf plants 35 centimetres tall that will tolerate a semi shaded position.
Pick daily to increase yields.

Grow notes:

Tropical: Year Round 
Temperate: Spring to Late Summer
Cold: Mid-Spring to Mid-Summer

Sow: 25mm deep.
Soaking seed overnight prior to sowing helps with the up-take of moisture for germination. Best sown direct in growing position in moist soil. 
Germination: 10-14 days.
Plant space: 10cm
Row space: 50cm
Maturity: 8-10 weeks

Feed with a soluble fertiliser every two weeks for stronger plants.

Adaptable to most good garden soils, prefers an open sunny position

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