Runner Bean Painted Lady

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Runner Bean Painted Lady. A stunning and productive popular Heirloom variety ‘Painted Lady’ known for its attractive bi-coloured flowers and superior flavour.

  • Seed Count: 65

1000 in stock

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Runner Bean Painted Lady

Runner Bean Painted Lady. A stunning and productive popular Heirloom variety ‘Painted Lady’ known for its attractive bi-coloured flowers and superior flavour.   Tender, relatively short pods are bourne in abundance on vigorous 8-10ft vines in around 80 days from germination.

 Cultivation Advice Runner Bean Painted Lady

  • Pre-prepare growing site with ample organic matter.
  • Sow in early spring under-cover in warmth a single seed 1in depth per pot.
  • Gradually  harden off after all risk of frost has passed.
  • Alternatively plant direct outside after the soil temperature is above 50F in late spring.
  • Protect young plants from pests.
  • Ensure plants have support to ramble (canes / wire / netting).
  • Keep well watered whilst flowers are setting.
  • Pick regularly to encourage the plants to keep flowering.