Bean, Climbing French

Bean, Climbing French

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Mature in 65-75 days
Zones 3+
6-8 feet tall
Full Sun
Approx. 50 seeds per pack



Pole bean. The beans of this historic variety are excellent for fresh eating, especially when picked young and tender. Beautiful lilac flowers bloom on its vines. Kids love this sweet and flavorful variety. Snappy,  green 4-7" pods cradle shiny, dark-purple seeds when mature. It was once the most widely grown French climbing bean in England, according to The Beans of New York from 1931.

Growing Instructions

Sow seeds outdoors after danger of frost has passed and soil and air temperatures have warmed. Plant seeds 2” apart and 1” in depth and use supports for the pant such as trellis, tepee, or fencing. Harvest frequently for increased yields.