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Bean 'Low's Champion'

Phaseolus vulgaris

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'Low's Champion' is a Bean variety in the Phaseolus genus with a scientific name of Phaseolus vulgaris. This variety is an Vegetable that typically grows as an Annual/Perennial, which is defined as a plant that can matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of one year or more. Low's Champion normally grows to a max height of 1.30 feet (40.0 cm metric).

Low's Champion 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.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Low's Champion have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Low's Champion

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Low's Champion is thought of as tender, so remember to ensure that temperatures are mild before moving outdoors. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Low's Champion are Zone 5 and Zone 13. Try to keep the ph of your soil between the range of 6.0 and 6.8 as Low's Champion likes to be in weakly acidic soil.

Growing Low's Champion from seed

Aim to sow 1.95 inches (5.0 cm) deep and try to ensure a gap of at least 3.9 inches (10.0 cm). Soil temperature should be kept higher than 16°C / 61°F to ensure good germination.

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Low's Champion about 14 days after your last frost date.

Transplanting Low's Champion

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Low's Champion is a tender plant.

Harvesting Low's Champion