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Climbing French Bean Seeds - Solista (Borlotti)

  • Catalogue Code 1030-3137
  • Pack Contents: 120 Seeds: Sufficient for 30ft / 9m Row

Climbing French Bean 'Solista' is a traditional Italian climbing Borlotti bean producing an abundance of pods from near the base right up the length of the plant.

The attractive pods are 24-25cm long and have 8-9 kidney shaped beans per pod.

The beans can be eaten fresh or dried. Solista has good disease resistance too.

Ideal for freezing.


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

Growing Calendar for Climbing French Bean Seeds - Solista (Borlotti)

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Climbing French Bean Seeds - Solista (Borlotti) 1030-3137

Eat Borlotti beans fresh or dried.

Sow Indoors: April-May 1½in (4cm) deep in individual pots of pre watered compost. Keep soil moist at all times.

Sow Outdoors: May-June 1½in (4cm) deep in firm pre watered compost. Keep soil moist at all times.

Thin Out: 8in (20cm) apart.

Plant Out: May-June Harden off young plants before planting out into the required harvest position 8in(20cm) apart when risk of frost has passed.

Harvest: June-August

Traditional Italian Borlotti Bean with good disease resistance.

Standard Seeds E.C Rules and Regulations.





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