Runner Bean 'Red Rum'
With succulent pods and an excellent tolerance to halo blight, runner bean 'Red Rum' is the perfect variety for organic gardeners.
This early cropping variety produces an abundance of 20cm pods and very little foliage making them easier to spot when harvesting. The succulent pods will set under almost all weather conditions to ensure good yields. With its excellent tolerance to Halo Blight, Runner Bean 'Red Rum' makes a good choice for organic gardeners. (Please Note: Seed saved from this hybrid will not come true) Height: 3m. Spread: 30cm
The 'Red Rum' variety of runner beans produces a great amount of crops with reduced leaves, making it a gardener's dream to harvest.
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: Red
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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