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  Prickles's Bean climbing Purple King x 20 Sprouting

Plant: Bean (Phaseolus vulgaris) | Variety: Purple King

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This has to be my favourite bean.

Planted it in the part of the garden where I have my passionfruit and aim to use the same trellis I erected for the passionfruit.



Planting Data

Bean (8385)
Purple King (99)


Prickles's Bean climbing Purple King Care Instructions

Try for a seed spacing of at approx. 5.94 inches (15.24 cm) and sow at a depth of around 1.95 inches (5.0 cm) if planning to sow direct.

Bean 'Purple King' normally grows to a mature height of 1.68 metres (that's 5.46 feet imperial) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.

Bean 'Purple King' tends to enjoys a full sun position, which is ideal for your garden's sun profile.

Remember to water moderately.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (9b) is within the ideal range for Bean 'Purple King'. The recommended range is between Zone 5 and 13.

Ensure your soil has a ph of between 6.0 and 6.8 as Bean 'Purple King' is a acidic soil loving plant.

More information about Bean climbing Purple King is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Bean climbing Purple King Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.


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