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Edamame Bean 'Elena'

Edamame are a top superfood, rich in vitamins and minerals and a valuable source of good protein. This is a reliable variety for our climate.
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50 seeds

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Direct Sow/ Plant Out
Flowers/ Harvest

Details:

Type
Edible Crop
Position
Kitchen Garden
Soil
Broad Tolerance
Flowers
June - July
Height
60cm (24in)
Group/Species
max
Common name
Edamame
Moisture
Moist but Well-drained
Aspect
Full Sun
Spread
15cm (6in)
Cultivation
Sow seeds 4cm deep at 18-20°C. Plant out after last frosts, or sow outdoors when the ground has warmed up. Sow 15cm apart with 45cm between rows.

Description

Edamame are a top superfood, rich in vitamins and minerals and a valuable source of good protein. This is a reliable variety for our climate. Harvest the whole plant in one go, so do successional sowing for best results.

Please note, illustrated packets are being introduced gradually over the coming months, availability may vary.

Care Tips

Don’t plant seedlings until soil is has warmed up. Edamame plants tolerate a range conditions, including drought, light shade, and clay soil. You’ll see best results when plants grow in full sun, planted in fertile compost with plenty of moisture.