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Bean, Climbing

Purple King

Straight, flat, bright purple pod to 17cm, popular variety, prolific and harvests over many weeks, turns green when cooked, hence is called Magic Bean. 65-75 days.

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Eden Seeds
Packet (60 seeds) $3.50
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400g $14.00
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800g $26.00
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4kg $110.00
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General information:

Bean, Climbing

Phaseolus vulgaris

A most popular vegetable. Takes little room, high yielding and nutritious. It bears later but longer than bush beans and ensures a continuous supply. Grows well in all soils if not waterlogged. Does best in near neutral conditions. Sow after frost.

3-4 seeds per gram

Bean, Climbing planting information:

When To Plant In Australia
Tropics:All Year
Subtropic:Aug-Apr
Mild:Sep-Jan
Cold/Frost:Oct-Dec
Seed Sowing
Plant space cm:10-20
Row space cm:100
Depth cm:2-3
Best soil temp:16-30 °C
Sow after frost:Yes
 
Other Info
Number of seeds per gram:3-4
Rate per hectare:50kg
Average days to maturity:65-80
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