The Mangetout dwarf bean mix is a mix of 3 mangetout beans varieties: Cupid bean, Rocbrun bean and Queen of purple 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.