Common bean

Phaseolus vulgaris

This entry describes all varieties of the common bean. This includes vining and bush/darf varities.

The common bean is an annual plant and includes a lot of varieties with a different names depending on their style of growths (see alternate names). These include the kidney bean, the navy bean, the pinto bean, the french bean and the wax bean

Beans Seed Starting Tips @ Harvest to Table

Propagation - direct sow

Direct-sow beans in spring after all danger of frost has passed and soil is at least 16°C (60°F). In warm-winter regions, sow beans in late summer for harvest in winter. Time sowing so that beans come to harvest before the first frost.

Christopher Franz, CC BY-SA 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons
🔗   Christopher Franz, CC BY-SA 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons

Varieties

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