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Pea & Bean Seeds


Peas and beans are easy to grow and great for children too. Sowing in succession (every few weeks) means you'll have a continuous crop throughout the summer. Try growing sweet peas next to your runner beans to improve pollination.



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Pea 'Twinkle' (First Early)

Pisum sativum

First Early.

Pick fresh, tasty peas early in the season with this quality, British bred variety. Enjoy trouble-free, bumper crops from Pea 'Twinkle' thanks to its impressive Fusarium Wilt resistance and Downy Mildew tolerance. This compact first early variety is self-supporting when grown in blocks - perfect for successional sowing for a longer cropping period. Height: 55cm (22"). Spread: 25cm (10").



Useful links:

How to grow peas


Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here. More info

    • 1 packet (250 pea seeds)

    • Despatch: Within 1 days
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    • £2.99

Runner Bean 'Scarlet Empire'

Phaseolus coccineus

This productive variety has been bred from 'Scarlet Emperor', a kitchen garden favourite for over 100 years. Runner Bean 'Scarlet Empire' produces longer, smoother, slender pods which are stringless, but remain as early, tasty and productive as its forebear. The plants are vigorous and quick to emerge - essential qualities for early sowings. Height: 3m (10'). Spread: 30cm (12").

Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.


Companion planting: Try growing runner beans with sweet peas to attract pollinating insects to the flowers, and Nasturtiums to draw aphids away from your crop.


Useful links:

Companion PlantingHow to grow Runner Beans

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    • 1 packet (35 runner bean seeds)

    • Despatch: Within 1 days
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    • £3.69 £0.99

Runner Bean 'Crusader' - Heritage

Phaseolus coccineus

A reliable, red flowered, heirloom favourite producing a high yield of long pods of superb flavour which snap readily when young and tender. Runner Bean 'Crusader' must be picked regularly for optimum yields. Runner beans are a good source of Vitamin C, folate and iron, and have a high fibre content. Also suitable for freezing. Height: 3m (10'). Spread: 30cm (12").

Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.


Companion planting: Try growing runner beans with sweet peas to attract pollinating insects to the flowers, and Nasturtiums to draw aphids away from your crop.


Useful links:

Companion PlantingHow to grow Runner Beans

More info
    • 1 packet (40 runner bean seeds)

    • Despatch: Within 1 days
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    • £1.99

Pea 'Jumbo' (Maincrop)

Pisum sativum

Maincrop

As its name suggests, Pea 'Jumbo' produces large, straight, pointed pods reaching up to 13cm (5") long. Each generously proportioned pod contains up to 10 plump and tender peas with a delicious sweet flavour. This high yielding, vigorous maincrop has a long picking period and shows good resistance to Fusarium race 1. Height: 75cm (30"). Spread: 25cm (10").



Useful links:

How to grow peas


Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.

More info
    • 1 packet (250 pea seeds)

    • Despatch: Within 1 days
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    • £1.99

Dwarf Bean 'Maxi' - Duchy Originals Organic Seeds

Phaseolus vulgaris, French Bean, Green Bean, Bush Bean

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This compact dwarf bean produces an abundance of quick maturing, long green pods, reaching up to 20cm (8") in length. Dwarf Bean 'Maxi' bears its crop above the foliage making easier harvesting and preventing damage from soil splash. Height: 45cm (18"). Spread: 30cm (12").


Companion planting: Try growing French beans with Nasturtiums to draw aphids away from your crop.


Useful links:

Companion Planting

More info
    • 1 packet (50 dwarf bean seeds)

    • Despatch: Within 1 days
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    • £2.99

Top Bean Collection

Phaseolus vulgaris, Vicia faba, Phaseolus coccineus, Dwarf Bean, Broad Bean, Runner Bean

Thompson & Morgan's Vegetable Product Manager, Colin Randel has specially selected four of our best bean varieties to include in this special collection. These superb beans provide excellent yields over a long cropping period with a delicious home-grown flavour.


  • Collection includes 1 packet each of:
  • Dwarf Bean Opera: - This early maturing Kenyan-type produces heavy crops of slim, dark green 10cm (4") stringless pods over a long cropping season.
  • Broad Bean De Monica: - (White seeded). The earliest maturing broad bean variety from a spring sowing, giving high yields of 15cm (6") pods filled with 4-5 large seeds per pod.
  • Runner Bean Firestorm: - The first scarlet-flowered runner bean that is completely self fertile, producing sweet and tender stringless beans.
  • Runner Bean Snowstorm: - A higher percentage of 'self setting' than 'Moonlight' with pure white flowers that looks equally at home in the flower border as well as the vegetable plot.
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    • 4 packets (195 bean seeds in total)

    • Despatch: Within 1 days
    • SAVE £2.87  
    • £12.86 £9.99

Broad Bean 'Medes'

Vicia faba, Fava Beans

Broad Bean 'Medes' is highly productive, yielding good crops of white-seeded pods. This RHS AGM variety is suitable for spring sowing or sown under cloches in autumn for particularly early crops. Each medium sized, 15cm (6") pod contains up to 6 sweet, tender beans which are delicious eaten fresh, while any surplus crops are ideal for freezing. Height: 90cm (35") Spread: 45cm (18").


Companion planting: Try growing broad beans with summer savory to help repel black bean aphids, a common pest of broad beans.


Useful links:

Companion Planting

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    • 1 packet (30 broad bean seeds)

    • Despatch: Within 1 days
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    • £2.99

Pea 'Sugar Snow Green' (Mangetout)

Pisum sativum, Snow Pea

This compact mangetout is a prolific cropper if harvested regularly while the pods are small and tender. The flat pods of Pea 'Sugar Snow Green' are delicious added to stir fries or steamed. This lovely dwarf variety is perfect for growing in smaller plots and containers on the patio. Height: 75cm (30"). Spread: 25cm (10").

Useful links:

How to grow peas


Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 1 packet (20 pea seeds)

    • Despatch: By end of August 2014
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    • £1.99
    • Out of stock

Broad Bean 'Stereo'

Vicia faba, Fava Beans

Upright pods can be eaten whole when they are young. More info
    • 1 packet (40 broad bean seeds)

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £0.99

Climbing Bean 'Pantheon'

Phaseolus vulgaris, French Bean, Green Bean

Helda' type stringless flat 25mm (10") wide, 25cm (10") long. More info
    • 1 packet (40 climbing bean seeds)

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £0.99

Dwarf Bean 'Belcampo'

Phaseolus vulgaris, French Bean, Green Bean, Bush Bean

Dark green stringless 'fine' pods, 6-8mm in diameter. More info
    • 1 packet (50 dwarf bean seeds)

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £0.99

Dwarf Bean 'Dulcina'

Phaseolus vulgaris, French Bean, Green Bean, Bush Bean

Dwarf Bean 'Dulcina' bears flat, dark green, stringless pods of up to 15cm (6") in length. The flat pods of this 'Roma' type bean can be sliced or cut into chunks and lightly steamed to preserve their delicious flavour. Despite its compact habit, this tasty dwarf bean is exceptionally productive. Height: 60cm (24"). Spread: 30cm (12").


Companion planting: Try growing French beans with Nasturtiums to draw aphids away from your crop.


Useful links:

Companion Planting

More info
    • 1 packet (75 dwarf bean seeds)

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
    • SAVE £1.50  
    • £2.49 £0.99