Hyacinth Bean Seeds, Dolichos lablab - Purple flowers and pods.
Bean seed, - Edible Ornamental Gardens, Vines, Hyacinth Bean, Dolichos lablab
A vigorous ornamental annual vine, purple hyacinth bean plant (Dolichos lablab or Lablab purpurea), displays beautiful pinkish-purple blossoms and interesting reddish-purple pods that grow to be about the same size as lima bean pods. The hyacinth bean plant adds loads of color and interest to any garden right through fall.
Seeds can be sown directly outdoors once the threat of frost has passed. Seeds can also be started indoors several weeks before the weather warms. Transplants are best when planted on the small side. Once planted, these low maintenance plants require very little care. Provide regular water for transplants and seedlings for best results