Broad bean Aquadulce Claudia
12 seedling plants in a pot and priced at £1.85 per pot.
British grown. This variety produces long pods containing an average of 6 to 8 beans per pod.
It has an excellent flavour and is ideal for freezing.
Height: 120cm. Spread: 45cm.
This popular variety has a Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) Award of Garden Merit (AGM).
It prefers full sun and a rich fertile, well manured soil. Protect from strong winds.
Keep well watered, particularly when the flowers come and keep the weeds down.
Pinch out the growing tips after the first flowers have started to become pods as this will deter blackfly and encourage further pods to come.
Harvest broad beans when the pods are well filled.
The plants prefer full sun and can be grown in larger containers on patios as well as in plots or beds. The plant produces slender pods that around 23cm long. The plants grow to a height of 1m and spread to 45cm.
Please don’t worry if your plants arrive looking slightly different to the image here. Plants can look different depending on the time of year when purchased.
These young plants should be available in April and May. If this plant is out of season you can pre-order it and it will be dispatched once it becomes available and in season.