BROAD BEANSVEGETABLE SEEDS
(Vicia faba). Also called Faba Beans. Sow 5 cm deep, 8 cm apart, with a metre between rows. Best sown May to July (Cold): April to June (Temp & Trop). Will not set pods if grown to flower in hot or cold weather. Prefers well limed, fertile soils. Pick while still young for best taste. 1 s/g
Shorter than others, making it less prone to wind damage, but still producing good pods. Grows to a metre tall.
A reliable and high quality variety. The tall plants have a good cropping potential.
Expect outstanding yields from this new variety. Pods are long, typically having 5 to 7 seeds each.