A picture of a Haricot Bean 'Eliminator'

Haricot Bean 'Eliminator'

Phaseolus vulgaris 'Eliminator'

Also known as

Common Bean, Caraota, Feijao, Flageolet, French Bean, Kidney Bean, Snap Bean

Full Sun
Easy care
Moderate watering
Tender

H2

RHS hardiness

1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

60cm

30cm

Min

30cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

Haricot Bean 'Eliminator' Overview

Eliminator delivers very good yields with outstanding flavour. The plant is compact and thus an ideal choice for areas with limited space.

Common problems with Haricot Bean 'Eliminator'

Aphids, leaf-hoppers and spider mites can be removed with a heavy spray of water in the morning. Allowing foliage sufficient time to dry and thus reducing chances of blight and white mold. Handpick and destroy harmful beetles.

Haricot Bean 'Eliminator' Companion Plants

Brassicas, carrots, beetroot, cucumber, leeks, celery, potatoes, strawberries

How to harvest Haricot Bean 'Eliminator'

Young tender pods may be harvested 60 days from sowing.

How to propagate Haricot Bean 'Eliminator'

Seed

Directly sow into the garden, no deeper than 5cm with 8cm intervals in rows spaced 70cm apart. Germination should take between a week to 10 days.

Special features of Haricot Bean 'Eliminator'

Crop rotation

Rotate with heavy feeding crops like Kale, Kohlrabi, Swede, Brussels sprout, Broccoli, Cabbage and Cauliflower.

Other uses of Haricot Bean 'Eliminator'

Culinary, soil conditioner

culinary

Soil conditioner