Plant Care: How to Grow Jackbean

Plant Type
Perennial Legume Climbing Vine, may be cultivated as an Annual

Harvest Season
Late Summer - Fall

Or throughout the year, depending on preferred bean maturity and growing location.

Mature Size
Up to 32 ft. in length;

Soil & Moisture
Well-drained soils, but can tolerate drought

Light Requirements
Full Sun, Part Shade

Self-Fertile
Yes


Growth Rate
Fast

Zone Hardiness
Outdoors 9-11 with frost protection; Patio/Greenhouse 4+

Propagation