Growing Calendar for Dwarf French Bean Seeds - Safari (Kenya Bean)
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Grow your own dwarf French Bean 'Safari' in your own garden or on your own vegetable plot for a quick- maturing and a high-yielding Kenya bean. It’s very tasty slender, mid-green stringless French beans are 11-12cm (2-5in) long are held above the soil making picking easier.
The compassionate crop which saves children and families in Africa.
By buying seeds of Kenya bean Safari you will be helping local African farming communities as you contribute to a regular income there so farmers can invest in local facilities.
From a national level the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) has started up a £1.9 million challenge fund, to curtail poverty in Africa by improving the income of the rural poor. From a home-grower’s point of view you simply do your bit by keeping Kenya bean Safari in business.
Enjoy harvesting handfuls of beans in summer, from July to September from the variety recognised by the Royal Horticultural Society for its impressive cropping and maturity time. Growing a row of French beans keeps weeds at bat as they provide a canopy of leaves which deny opportunistic weeds of light to grow.
Superbly tasty, slender and stringless 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, 4in (10cm) apart in rows 10in (25cm) apart. Keep soil moist at all times.
Plant Out: Indoor raised crops May-June 6in (15cm) apart after the risk of frost has passed in rows 10in (25cm) apart.
Pick young beans regularly for best flavour.
Standard Seeds E.C Rules and Regulations.
Nice beans. had complete germination failure one year, but usually no problems
a good variety, have used before
I always plant them early under fleece to get some beans a month before the runners are ready
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