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Phaseolus coccineus (common names: Runner bean)

Phaseolus coccineus is a member of the genus Phaseolus and is commonly known as Runner bean; on this page you will find:

  1. Care tips & advice on members' questions.
  2. Photos of Phaseolus coccineus plants in real gardens.

We have 12 photos of Phaseolus coccineus in real gardens

These photos are from real gardens by real gardeners! Just click on one to start exploring.

You can also discover who's growing Phaseolus coccineus.

  • Runner beans beginning to flower....:o) (Phaseolus coccineus (Runner bean))
    By Janey
  • First crop of runner beans at last. (Phaseolus coccineus (Runner bean))
    By homebird
  • Runner bean 'painted Lady' (Phaseolus coccineus (Runner bean))
    By greenthumb
  • Runner bean (Phaseolus coccineus (Runner bean))
    By greenthumb


Questions on Phaseolus coccineus

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Can I plant old runner bean seeds?

6 replies


11 Feb, 2008