Helda Bean

Climbing French beans, have become a consistent feature on UK supermarket shelves. The Helda selection offered by Tozer has been trialled by us and is most suited to UK production. We are now able to offer a Bush variety of Helda Bean.

CROP INFORMATION

  • Bush Helda Bean Alonso

    This bush Helda bean is suitable for both hand picking and machine harvest. It requires no canes which means this versatile product has the potential to reduce labour input. It is aimed at both fresh market and processing. This variety proved itself well in 2020 trials and we are now pleased to offer this product to the UK market.
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  • Climbing Helda Bean Ogden

    This climbing or pole Helda bean which has flat pods, showed significantly higher yields in trials than all other commercial varieties. It has both improved pod quality characteristics and tolerance to wind damage.  It produces smooth, stringless pods 20 to 25cm in length. Sow February to crop under glass and sow April to May outside, producing heavy crops July to September.

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