Plant Care: How to Grow Velvet Bean

Plant Type
Annual Fruiting Vine, Legume

Harvest Season
Mid-Summer - Fall

Mature Size
Up to 60 ft.

Soil & Moisture
Light and sandy soil, regular water; do not over water.

Light Requirements
 Full Sun, Part Shade


Growth Rate

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