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More Beans, french varieties

Blauhilde

Climbing french bean that produces extremely long purple pods. The well flavoured pods can reach nearly 30cm in length. High yielding as well as good looking. Note the catch - the pods turn green on cooking!

Blue lake

Climbing variety of French bean with white seeds. High yielding medium size green beans. Stringless sweet and tender variety that can withstand short periods of dry weather. Leave to grow to maturity for white haricot beans.

Cobra

Climbing variety with long straight dark green pods Black seeded variety with attractive purple flowers. Very prolific producer, tender and very tasty. This variety will even grow well in relatively poor soil.