Runner bean plants for sale – Easy plant to grow with edible beans, pods, leaves, roots or flower, also grown for the ornamental flowers and for the leaves, planting season in autumn to winter – frost free area or spring or summer in cold climate, better to buy plant or another option to start from seeds yet more challenging.
Runner bean plants – information before buying:
Growing information: perennial plant, growing hardiness zone: 2-10, but mostly grown as house plant, water needed – average amount, light conditions – full sun to partial shade, height: 2-6 m, 6-20 feet.
Blooming in the spring to autumn but can be all year, in pea shaped flowers that appear in orange color.
Beans and pods harvesting season all year in bean shaped beans that appear in purple, brown, white, black color and pods edible when green.
Leaves harvesting season all year in deltoid shaped leaves that appear in green color.
Roots harvesting season all year in cone shaped roots that appear in light brown color.
Alternative names: Scarlet runner bean, Multiflora bean, Butter bean