Growing Calendar for Climbing French Bean Seeds - Cobra
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Climbing French Bean 'Cobra' can be grown as a runner bean. Cobra can also be grown under glass for an early crop.
Produces huge deliciously tender and tasty crops of exceptional quality beans.
With lovely violet flowers too, this is a vegetable beautiful enough for any flower border - making it just perfect for smaller gardens!
Pods grow up to 8in long and are stringless.
Excellent flavour, tender and tasty beans
Sow Indoors: April-May, singly in clean pots or modules of compost 2in (5cm) deep. Water well. Keep warm.
Sow Outdoors: May-June direct into the required harvest position, 2in (5cm) deep, 8in (20cm) apart. Keep soil moist at all times.
Plant Out: Indoor raised crops May-June 8in (20cm) apart.
Climbing beans require trellis or a ''wig wam'' of canes to climb through.
Pick young beans regularly for best flavour.
Standard Seeds E.C Rules and Regulations.
I have grown this variety since its first introduction, and had excellent yields through very varied growing conditions.
Generally a heavy cropper
First time trial. I think it's better than runner beans
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