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Beans (French)

VEGETABLE SEEDS

(Phaseolus vulgaris unless noted otherwise). Sow in October to Jan (Cold), Sept to Feb (Temp), AYR (Trop) with seed 2.5 cm deep and 10 cm apart in the row. Space rows 60 cm for bush varieties and 1.5 metres for climbing types for which supports are essential. Keep well watered, particularly when flowering. Feed well. For continuos supplies sow small areas of bush varieties every 2 - 3 weeks, climbing types every 8 weeks. Beans love humidity, particularly at flowering time for good pod set. 3 - 5 s/g

Bean collections

dwarf-bean-collection

1039: Dwarf Bean Collection

We have packed 25 seeds each of 5 top varieties, ( enough for 2 1/2 metre row), chosen for yield, taste and colour. Included are Jade, Royal Burgundy, Majestic Butter, Beanette and Windsor Long Pod.

25 seeds each of 5 top varieties

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Bush Green Varieties

beanette

1056: Beanette

Top quality Stringless "Baby Bean" ideally served whole. Pods to 12cm. Very heavy yields. Long harvest period. Resists Bean Rust.

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brown-beauty

1042: Brown Beauty

An old and hardy cultivar that does well in all districts. Flat pods 15 - 18 cm long.

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double-princess

1046: Double Princess

This old Dutch variety is an excellent bean with plump stringless pods to 10 cm. Remains tender and tasty after first being ready.

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gourmet-delight

1040: Gourmet Delight

High quality 15cm pods are harvested over a long period. Tolerates both hot and cold conditions. Harvest in around 8 weeks.

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jade-stringless

1049: Jade Stringless

Reported as the best Dwarf French bean ever. Very heavy crops of 20 cm. pods with a dark green colour. Flowers over an extended period.

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mendosa

1035: Mendosa

Large flat stringless pods of the European syle. Tasty and prolific, it has a long picking period. Replaces Plazza.

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sunshine

1031: Sunshine (new!)

This bush variety produces long flat stringless dark green pods to around 17cm. Excellent yields. Expect Two heavy harvests. Suits commercial growers and home gardeners alike.

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tasman

1043: Tasman

Highly tolerant of heat, making it ideal for the hottest time of the year. The round pods are dark green, stringless and 14 to 15 cm long Magnificent quality.

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windsor-long-pod

1047: Windsor Long Pod

Outstanding for both garden and exhibtion. The flat pods often exceed 25cm in length.

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Bush Yellow Beans

majestic

1052: Majestic

An excellent round stringless butter bean. Quality is first class, appearance and taste are superb.

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topnotch-golden-wax

1054: Topnotch Golden Wax

Old Heirloom variety with 14cm oval pods. Excellent colour and yields. Freezes well. Attractive white seeds with a brown eye.

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Bush Purple Podded

royal-burgundy

1055: Royal Burgundy

Excellent round stringless pods with good yields of beautiful purple pods typically 17cm long. Becomes green when cooked.

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Dried or Shell Beans

Excellent for soups, bean dishes etc. Grown like ordinary beans but the pods are left on the plants until seed is mature. The seed can be used at the mature green stage or dried and stored for later use.

flageolet

1033: Flageolet

Flageolots originated in France.The mature seed is small, light green, and kidney-shaped. The texture is firm and creamy when shelled and cooked. Widely used in French cooking. Not used as a fresh green bean.

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tongues-of-fire

1036: Tongues of Fire

Borlotti type used for its plump tasty seed. Non climbing, this attractive cultivar produces 17cm pods with red markings.

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Annual Climbing (French) Beans

These beans will give 3 to 5 times the crop of dwarf cultivars over a longer picking period. Pods are green unless stated otherwise. Grow on a trellis up to 2 metres tall.

blue-lake-climbing

1061: Blue Lake Climbing

High quality with round stringless pods around 15cm long. Heavy yielding, attractive and tasty.

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climbing-bean-collection

1038: Climbing Bean Collection

Ten seeds each of our 4 top varieties. Includes Giant of Stuttgart, Heavenly Gold, Purple King and Veense. Note: Varieties may be substituted depending on availability.

Each separately labelled. Collection: $8.00.

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climbing-princess

1064: Climbing Princess

Superb tasting short round stringless pods on 2 metre plants. A Dutch favourite. Prolific.

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giant-of-stuttgart

1062: Giant of Stuttgart

Heaviest yielding, most vigorous and best tasting of all the climbing beans. Expect the flat string free pods over a 3 month period. Many customers claim it to be the best bean ever. Provide a 2 to 3 m. trellis. OUTSTANDING.

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heavenly-gold

1068: Heavenly Gold

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mammoth-golden-cluster

1063: Mammoth Golden Cluster

The flat 15cm golden pods are borne in clusters. This cultivar can be relied on to give prolific crops.

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purple-king

1060: Purple King

Hardy strong growing purple podded cultivar that turns green when cooked.

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veense

1065: Veense

Flat wide stringless pods 20cm or more. Pods remain tender for long periods. This traditional Dutch climbing variety is usually used sliced. Superb taste. Early maturing.

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vitalis

1059: Vitalis

An outstanding "European" style flat climbing bean of the highest quality. Suits both indorr and outdoor growth. Pods are 20cm long and 2cm wide, with the first beansharvested in around 65 days. Stringless.

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westralia

1066: Westralia

Prolific crops of fleshy flattened pods on vigorous plants. Resists Bean Rust. Packets only.

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Perennial of 7 Year (Scarlet Runners)

(Phaseolus occineus) Requires cool conditions for good pod set. Highly ornamental.

zenith

1070: Zenith

Large, tasty, fleshy 20-30cm pods follow masses of highly ornamental scarlet flowers. Vigorous and hardy, makes an excellent ornamental in all areas.

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ADZUKI BEAN

8 s/g. (Vigna angularis) An annual vine widely grown in Asia. Suits warmer areas.

adzuki

1032: Adzuki (new!)

Plants produce small edible pods up to 5 cm in length. When dried, the seed is usually red in colour although this is highly variable. Sow seed 4 cm deep, spacing 7 to 10 cm apart. Space rows 45 cm apart.

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SOYA BEAN

7 s/g. (Glycine max).

soya-bean

1029: Soya Bean (new!)

Sow 5cm deep, 7 to 10cm apart with rows 50cm apart. Thin to about 15cm so that plants are not overlapping. Germinates in around 14 days. Pods are produced in cluster of 3 to 5 each with 2 to 4 seeds. Matures approx 85 days from sowing.

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Snake Beans

red-dragon

1082: Red Dragon

This excellent variety is suited to both commercial growers and home gardeners. It producesfleshy long dark green pods with a red/brown tip, typically 60 to 70cm long on plants growing 2 to 3 metres tall.

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yardlong-climbing

1080: Yardlong Climbing

A vigorous cultivar for warm areas, it is particularly useful where normal types may fail. Pods can reach 45cm, but are best when used young.

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