bean: pole runner: Scarlet Emperor - Seeds & Bulbs
Bean - Pole Runner - Scarlet Emperor
With such magnificent slender clusters of rich, red flowers, this variety is predominantly used as a flowering screen, vine or fence cover. The beans themsleves have a rich, 'beany' sweet flavor when picked young. It can be shelled and eaten fresh or dried, or snapped. One packet plants one 10-foot fence or trellis or 2 large teepees.
Days to Maturity: 75
When to Sow Outside: Spring, a week or two after last average frost date, and after nights are no longer cool.
When to Sow Inside: Sow directly outside
Seed Depth: 1"
Seed Spacing: 2"
Row Spacing: 3' to 4'
Days to Emerge: 10
Thinning: When 1" tall thin to 4" - 6" apart.