Runner Bean 'Desiree'
Producing showy flowers and tasty beans, runner bean 'Desiree' blends both beauty and flavour.
A very heavy cropping runner bean that crops well even in dry conditions. Runner Bean 'Desiree' produces long, broad pods up to 30cm in length that are completely stringless. The beans of this white flowered variety produce few seeds, making them particularly flashy and flavoursome. Height: 3m (10'). Spread: 30cm
Adding to this variety's combination of practicality and beauty, the 30cm pods make a nice garden spectacle while also containing scrumptious beans.
Plant Type: Vegetables, Culinary/Edible
Plant Height & Spread (at maturity): H 300cm x W 30cm (at maturity)
Pot Size: Seeds
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: White
Fragrant Flower: No
Aromatic Foliage: No
RHS Award of Garden Merit: No
RHS Plants for Pollinators: Yes
Foliage Type: Decidious
Soil Type: Rich Fertile
Soil Drainage: Moist but well Drained
Light Exposure: Full Sun
Planting Style: Patio Containers, Courtyard Garden, Urban Garden,Kitchen Garden
Season of Interest: Summer
Flowering (from - to): July,August
Sowing / Planting (from - to): April, May, June, July
Harvesting (Harvesting Period & Instructions): August, September
Typically Available (from - to): January - December
Sow runner bean seed indoors from mid April for transplanting later on, or direct sow outdoors from late May to July.
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