RHS Broad Bean Imperial Green Longpod Seeds

SKU: 484087
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A compact, classic mid-sized Cos lettuce with excellent flavour and a strong upright habit ideal for smaller spaces. Shows good resistance to tip-burn and mildew.Winner of an RHS Award of Garden Merit for reliability and good performance.

  • Exhibition size, high yielding pods

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Additional information
Pinch out growing tip once lower pods have formed to deter blackfly. Plants grow to 100-120cm tall
Planting instructions
For outdoor sowingMarch to MayIn a prepared seed bedSow in wide double rows 60cm apart with 15cm between seeds. Space in a zig-zagpattern. Cover with 5cm of fine soilFirm gently and keep moistCare Protect with cloches in cold, wet weatherKeep moist and weed free. Plants may require support in exposed locationsHarvest June to August. Pick regularly while beans are small and tenderFor indoor sowingFebruary to AprilIn pots of moist compostSow one or two seeds per potCover with 2.5cm of fine compostFirm gently and keep moistSeedlings appear 10-21 daysKeep at approx. 15-20C Stand outside for a few days from April(avoid frosts). Transplant 15cm apart in a zig-zag pattern, in wide rows 60cm apartHarvest June to July. Pick regularly while beans are small and tender
RHS Award of Garden Merit
RHS Award of Garden Merit
Watering instructions
Keep moist
Latin name
Vicia faba
Plant guarantee
QUALITY GUARANTEE: We are proud of our high quality. If you are not completely happy with the performance of these seeds we will replace them. This does not affect your statutory rights.
Type of seed
Collection or range name
Part of the seed range produced by Mr Fothergill's Seeds in partnership with the RHS.

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