This is a shelling bean with large white kidney shaped beans. This bean has a good yield. The flat green pod can also be used as a French bean if picked young.
This bean can be use to make soups or in a summer bean salad.
Horticultural name: Phaseolus coccineus
Beans in a pod: 3-5 large beans
Sow: from April - July.
Plant height: 180-200cm
Approximate seed quantity: @12 / 20g
Partnership plant: Chard, Cauliflower, Cabbage, Cucumber,
Chicory and Radicchio, Lettuce, Aubergine, Radish.
What to sow after: Chard, Carrots, Cauliflower, Cabbage, Cucumber,
Chicory and Radicchio, Fennel, Endive, Lettuce, Aubergine,
Melon, Pepper, Tomato, Leek, Parsley, Radish, Spinach,
Lamb's lettuce, Courgette.