A well established variety with tender, stringless pods of medium length and outstanding flavour. The small white seeds are suitable for dried beans if allowed to ripen.
Height 2.1m (7ft)
French beans dislike wind and cold and a sudden frost will kill them so grow in a warm and sunny sheltered spot and plant out in June. They grow best in a fertile soil with plenty of organic matter dug in, this should be neutral to slightly acidic with a pH of 5.5-7.
Sow 5cm (2″) deep.
Plant 30cm (12″) apart.
Space rows 45cm (18″) apart.