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Runner Bean 'White Emergo'

Runner Bean 'White Emergo'

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Plant name: Runner Bean 'White Emergo'

Other names: Phaseolus coccineus 'White Emergo'

Category: Annual Climber

Plant family: Fabaceae

Light preference: Full sun

Soil preference: Chalk, clay, loam, sand. Acid, Alkaline, Neutral. Moist but well-drained.

Flowering/fruiting month: Flowers: July - August, Harvest: August - September

Size:

  • Up to 300cm height
  • Up to 30cm spread
  • Bean pod length up to 30cm

Description: A twining climber reaching 3m with green leaves. Creamy white flowers develop into a heavy crop of smooth runner beans. In the UK it is grown as a summer annual, lasting only one year.

Care: Sow seeds April - July. Grow up support in moisture-retention soil which is close to a neutral pH, in full sun. Propagate by seed. No pruning required.

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