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Scarlet Runner Bean Seeds

Our Price: $2.89
Number of Seeds per Pack: 10

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Scarlet Runner Bean Seeds

Scarlet Runner Beans are a beautiful "edible ornamental". Runner Beans, are easy to grow and they can climb up to ten feet in one season! Runner Beans should be planted where they can grow up a fence, trellis, bamboo canes, or some other kind of support.

Scarlet Runner Bean plants will produce a profusion of pretty red and white flowers, amidst a heavy cover of leaves. The beautiful flowers are popular as a unique garnish and in salads.

Scarlet Runner Beans are easily grown from seed. In warm soil, seedlings can emerge in under a week. Sow seeds directly into the garden after the last frost in your area. Beans are highly susceptible to frost in both spring and fall. So, do not plant them too early.
Additional Details
  • Family: Papilionaceae (pa-pil-ee-uh-NAY-see-ee)
  • Genus: Phaseolus (FAZ-ee-oh-lus)
  • Species: coccineus (kok-SIN-ee-us)
  • AKA: Scarlet Conqueror, Fire Bean, Mammoth, Red Giant
  • Category: Annuals
  • Seed Type: Open Pollinated, Heirloom
  • Height: 4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m), 6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m), 8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m), 10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m), 12-15 ft. (3.6-4.7 m)
  • Spacing: 6-9 in. (15-22 cm)
  • Germination Time: 7 to 14 days
  • Days to Maturity: 61-70 days
  • Sun Exposure: Full Sun
  • Bloom Color:Red-Orange
  • Bloom Time:
  • Foliage: Climbing
  • Soil Requirements: 6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
  • Propagation Methods: From seed; direct sow after last frost
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