Very easy to grow
Sow seed 2cm deep in pots or rows. Thin or transplant to 20x30cm apart. Sow every three weeks for a continuous crop. Choose a sunny site.
Pinch out shoot tips to deter black fly.
Regularly cut pods when 8cm long for using whole. For shelling, wait for the seeds to start showing through the pod.
|Grow With||Legumes (French & Runner Beans, Peas)|
|Time To Harvest||12 - 16 weeks (spring sown)|
|Key Nutrients||Vitamin C, Fibre, Folate|
Please only use this calendar as a guide and always consult the growing instructions provided by your seed/crop/plant supplier.
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