|Latin name:||Phaseolus vulgaris ’Sonate'|
|Guarantee:||100% growth and flowering guarantee|
|Leafs all year:||No|
|Harvesting:||June - October|
|Growing Height:||60 cm|
The beans require no prior treatment but soaking overnight in lukewarm water can help germination.
Water extra in periods of drought. Keep the bed free of weeds - the beans will then grow better.
These green beans are so-called 'stringless' and are generally considered the tastiest. It is actually hard to find any beans with a 'string' these days - most modern varieties are stringless. Haricot Vert are really just green runner beans only much thinner than regular green beans. There are also yellow runner beans available which have a milder flavour compared to green runner beans.