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Phaseolus Vulgaris

Botanical Name:

Phaseolus vulgaris

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How to Grow
Water
Medium
Water moderately, allowing the top 3cm to dry out between watering.
Sunlight
Full Sun
6+ hours of direct sun per day
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug

Plant Type

Herb/Forb, Annual, Edible, Vegetable, Vine, Annual climber or suberect herb 0.2–several m tall.

Lifespan

Annual

Flower

Flowers are bilaterally symmetrical, pea-like, and can be shades of yellow, white, pink, or red.

Fruit

The boat-shaped seed pods are bilaterally symmetrical and can be green, yellow, white, or purple at maturity. Wide variety in color and shape between cultivars., Pods 11–12.5(20) × 1–1.3 cm, linear-lanceolate, (5)10–12-seeded (sometimes fewer by abortion), compressed, beaked, puberulous or glabrous.

Benefits
Attracts

Bees

Taxonomy

Order

Fabales

Family

Fabaceae

Genus

Phaseolus

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