The Mangetout dwarf bean mix is a mix of 3 mangetout beans varieties: Cupid bean, Rocbrun bean and purple queen bean. The mix produce mangetout beans of multiple colors with green, yellow and violets pods that will be visually appealing and will provide a tasty harvest. This mix will cater for all your needs in one go.
Scientific Name: phaseolus vulgaris
Plant Life Cycle: annual
Optimal Germination Temperature: 16C
Germination time in days: 4-10 days
Indicative Days to maturity: 65 days
Sunlight: Full sun
Soil requirement: Average, well-drained soil.
Sowing and cultivation: Start indoors 2-3 weeks before last frost. or Sow outdoors from May to July 2.5 cm deep and 7-10 cm apart around poles, trellis, or fence when danger of frost has passed and soil temperature is over 16C. A strong, sturdy trellis such as a fence panel to support the plant foliage is recommended.