Vicia faba

Broad Bean Early Crop is a Mediterranean variety that matures faster than other varieties. Pods reach 17-20cm in length. This variety matures faster than other types.

  • Growing Tip: Broad Beans require support or trellising. Use a 20cm pot or larger with good drainage. Mound up soil to ensure good drainage. Broad Beans are best eaten when young and tender. When dried, the seeds of this variety turn purple.
  • Position: Full sun
  • Height / Spacing: 1.4cm tall
  • Lifespan: Annual
  • Planting Time: Autumn, Winter (Mar-Jul)
  • Harvest: 10-12 weeks.
  • Range: Garden Harvest

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