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Climbing French Bean Seeds - Monte Cristo

  • Catalogue Code 1030-3124
  • Pack Contents: 50x French Bean Seeds
  • Set well in poor summers
  • Versatile in the kitchen
  • Quick to grow

Grow climbing French Bean Monte Cristo for yourself. Like the literary figure Monte Cristo is a hero in the vegetable garden as it’s high-yielding and produces long, round bright green beans with white seeds. The pods themselves are fleshy and very tender and the plants set well even in poor weather.

Monte Cristo is a new generation variety, highly reliable and suitable for growing up and down the country. Because fruit sets even in wet weather Monte Cristo is an investment and gives you tasty beans whatever the UK summer brings.

Monte Cristo keeps on cropping and cropping according to our customers, and many grow this stalwart climbing bean every year.

Height 1.8m (6ft)

Sufficient for 12ft/3.5m row


  • Will flower well in full sun
  • Will flower well in partial sun
  • Varieties that, in our selector's opinion, have exceptional flavour

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Good price all seeds have come through


Grew these last year. Great harvest, less stringy than Blue Lake.


Seems to have germinated well and growing ok

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