Lambley Gardens & Nursery, 395 Lesters Road,  Ascot,  Victoria 3364
Phone +61 (03) 5343 4303,  Fax +61 (03) 5343 4257

Bean, Scarlet Runner ‘Scarlet Emperor’

Bean, Scarlet Runner ‘Scarlet Emperor’

Scarlet Emperor is a superb improved selection of Scarlet Runner producing long and very flavoursome pods from red flowers. Plant 5 beans to a 4 pole tepee or 12 cm apart on a trellis. It produces best in southern Australia.

 

When to sow: mid-October to December

Where to sow: Direct on 180cm tall trellis, a four pole tepee or a single pole

Depth to sow: 2.5cm

Aspect: Full sun or as sunny a spot as possible.

Soil: Prepared, well drained, fertilised soil. Add lime if soil is too acid.

Spacing: Between plants 12 cm

 

Directions: Grow climbing beans on a 180cm or more tall trellis, a four-pole tepee or on a single pole. Plant 5 beans to a 4 pole tepee or 12cm apart on a trellis. Plant the seed 2.5cm deep after the danger of frost is over. Pick beans every two days or so to prolong the harvest.

Packet 20 seeds
$5.00 each