Category Archives: Growing beans

Growing Chickpeas —How to sow and grow Chickpeas

One of the most ubiquitous foods we have is Hummus which can be transformed to another level if you have fresh Chickpeas and they are not difficult to grow if you follow some simple rules

Chickpeas are also well-known as garbanzo beans, and are a legume but not really a pea or a bean but do fix nitrogen into your soil so there no need to add nitrogen fertilizer

How to plant out your Chickpeas

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HOW TO SOW RUNNER BEANS FOR EARLY CROP

Runner beans are still the most popular climbing beans that are grown in the UK  and do give a great return on space,the best tasting one in my opinion is still   ‘Scarlet Emperor’ which would be worth growing for it amazing flower.For best results with runner beans they need a warm soil so great to start then early in rootrainers

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