Runner Beans

The runner bean (also known as multiflora bean) has multi-colored seeds but is commonly grown for decorations and as an ornamental plant.


Central America

Planting Instructions/Basic Care Information:

Spring: SEEDS: Plant directly in garden 3 weeks before last frost date.

Fall: SEEDS: Plant directly in garden 8 weeks before first frost date.

Preferred Growing Climate: Full sun

Planting Depth: 1-2?

Plant Spacing: 2?

Days to Germinate: 10-15 days

Days to Harvest: 50-80 days

In Season:


Pairs Well With:

Pork, hazelnut, bacon

Nutrition Facts:

Amount per 100 grams

Calories: 23

% Daily Value*

Total fat: 0 g

Saturated fat: 0 g

Polyunsaturated fat: 0 g

Monounsaturated fat: 0 g

Cholesterol: 0 mg

Sodium: 0 mg

Potassium: 0 mg

Total Carbohydrate: 3 g

Dietary fiber: 2 g

Sugar: 3 g

Protein: 2 g

Vitamin A: 0% ? ?Vitamin C: 30%

Calcium: 0% ? ?Iron: 0%


*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.