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string bean

any of several bean plants, such as the scarlet runner, cultivated for their edible unripe pods
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You will need: 1kg runner beans (when dry trimmed and sliced) 750g onions (chopped) 500g demerara sugar 500g soft brown sugar 1 heaped tablespoon cornflour 1 tablespoon turmeric 1 heaped tablespoon mustard powder 1 litre vinegar Method: Cook chopped onions in 700ml of vinegar and cook sliced beans in well salted water until tender.
I always remember the cartoonist Bill Tidy telling me that he uses runner beans as a currency in his local pub at this time of year.
Lee said: ``I'm restricted on where I can run Runner Bean.
Runner beans, which climb and need support, and French beans, which are generally dwarf growing and do not, are two of the easiest and highest yielding vegetables to grow.
I would suggest that, if you see concentric white circles above yellow sunken areas, you immediately burn all your runner bean plants, or at least get them into bags off the site and sterilise the area with Jeyes or Armillatox.
Club question Last week, Thelma Baker asked for ideas on what to use in runner bean trenches.
sorry to bring up an old chestnut, but what's your take on spraying runner bean flowers with water?
Both French and runner bean seed can be sown either direct in the cropping position or, if preferred, into small pots of compost and placed in a greenhouse or cold frame.
The prince said he was sure a runner bean would make a good confidante, "because runner beans don't run off to the Press".
I've been looking at a dwarf runner bean growing to a height of only 2ft but still offering gorgeous red, pink and white-shaded blooms on upright compact plants.
Best of the Bunch Climbing Beans THIS weekend is the beginning of the runner bean season when those that have been growing their seedling runner bean plants in small pots under glasshouse protection for the last two to three weeks can finally get them planted out in those well-prepared trenches that were started back in winter or early spring.