Ruby Moon Hyacinth Bean Seeds
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- HEIGHTVine can grow over 10ft
- SPACING8" between plants
- LIGHTFull sun, or part-shade
- ZONEAnnual zones 2-9, tender perennial zones 10-11
- INCLUDES10 seeds
- Botanical NameDolichos lablab
We love the mocha-bronze tones of this climber, which can grow over 10 ft tall or cover a trellis. The flowers, in addition to being gorgeous, are edible, raw or steamed, and make a great garnish.
- DEER Deer resistant
- KIDS+PETSSeed pods are toxic
- CLIMATEHappy in the heat
- WATER Water regularly
- INDOOR+POTSGrows well in containers with support
How to Plant
Soak seed overnight, then plant 1" deep, spaced 8" apart. Water regularly.
Where to Plant
Find a place with good soil (Sweet Peas have deep roots), that gets a decent amount of sun, and space seeds about 2" apart. Provide the roots with a bit of shade with low growing plants or mulch.
When to Plant
Late spring, when the soil is warm. Sow directly into garden.
When to Expect Blooms
Blooms and seed pods all summer long.
Climbers! Require support. Water during dry spells. Pick blooms to encourage more.
Combine with Sweat Pea or Morning Glory for living vine bouquet!