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  • Eventual height: 1.2m
  • Eventual spread: 0.3m

bean (broad) 'Suprifin'

broad bean or Vicia faba 'Suprifin'

RHS award of garden merit RHS endorsed product
approx 50 seeds £2.80
  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: humus-rich, moisture retentive soil

    Mid-sized bushy plants, ideal for smaller gardens and exposed locations, producing masses of short well filled pods up to 15cm in length. Each pod contains up to five medium sized beans with outstanding flavour.
    Winner of an Royal Horticultural Society, Award of Garden Merit for reliability and good performance.
    Part of the seed range produced by Mr Fothergill’s Seeds in partnership with the RHS.

  • Growing Instructions:Choose a sunny spot with well-drained soil and sow seeds individually in early spring direct where they are to grow, 5cm deep and 10cm apart. Protect from mice and slugs. Support loosely with canes and string once they reach 15cm tall and pinch out the tops once pods have set to prevent blackfly.

  • Sow: February-May

  • Harvest: June-August

  • Approximate quantity: 50 seeds