Package of Johnny's Selected Seeds
Package of Johnny's Selected Seeds

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Edible

Edible

Variety's Flowers may be consumed.

Good for Trellising

Good for Trellising

Variety requires a trellis in order to grow properly.

Grows Well in Containers

Grows Well in Containers

Variety does well when grown in a container.

Heirloom

Heirloom

HL = Heirloom. Seeds which have been saved over many years and passed down, in original form, from generation to generation.

Scarlet Runner Bean
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Scarlet Runner Bean

1000

Product ID: 1000

A hummingbird favorite.

Scarlet flowers against green, heart-shaped foliage. Rapid climbers. Beans are edible and delicious when young. Keep pods picked for continuous bloom. Ht. 72-96". Avg. 430 seeds/lb. Packet: 55 seeds.


Product Price Qty
1000Packet  $3.65 

Quick Facts

Days to Maturity or Bloom:   45-55

Plant Cycle:   (A)  

Product Symbols:

Edible   Good for Trellising   Grows Well in Containers   Heirloom  

Shipping Information & Notes

Edible flowers are crunchy and add a touch of decorative color to a salad.

Growing Information

Scarlet Runner Bean

DAYS TO GERMINATION: 4-7 days at 60-70°F (16-21°C)

SOWING: Transplant - Sow 2-3 weeks before last frost. Direct seed - After last frost. TIP: Nitrogen-fixing inoculant increases flower and bean yields.

LIGHT PREFERENCE: Sun.

PLANT HEIGHT: 72-96".

PLANT SPACING: 4-8".

HARDINESS ZONES: Annual.

HARVEST: Edible flowers - plump buds or fully open flowers. Store buds in refrigerator 2-3 days on slightly damp towel in covered container. Use open flowers immediately.


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