Bean 'Black Valentine'
Black Valentine is a popular variety of Bean, which belongs to the Phaseolus genus (Phaseolus vulgaris 'Black Valentine'). 'Black Valentine' is considered a heirloom OP (open polliated) cultivar.
Stringless snap short season bean that is very adaptable to multiple soil types.It is an Vegetable and is treated mainly as a Annual, This means that it grows best over the course of a single year. Black Valentine normally grows to a max height of 1.98 feet (61.0 cm metric). This variety tends to bloom in early summer.
United States is believed to be where Black Valentine originates from.
Black Valentine Bean is normally fairly low maintenance and is normally quite easy to grow, as long as a level of basic care is provided throughout the year. Being aware of the basic soil, sun and water preferences will result in a happier and healthier plant.
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How to grow Bean 'Black Valentine'
Growing Black Valentine from seed
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Black Valentine about 14 days after your last frost date.
Transplanting Black Valentine
By our calculations, you should look at planting out Black Valentine about 14 days after your last frost date.
Harvesting Black Valentine
Bean 'Black Valentine' information
How long does Black Valentine take to grow?
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Heirloom variety developed in North America circa 1850.