A member of the legume family, broad beans are pretty hardy and adaptable – they grow in most soils and climates.
- Tall broad bean seed variety for fresh market
- Produces pods to about 15-18cm in length
- Frosts or very cold temperatures will cause flower drops and a lack of pod-set
- Do not plant until late autumn or flower drop occurs during late winter, early spring
🌱 SEEDLING HEIGHT | 8cm-20cm including the root system
📏 SPACING | Rows: 45cm apart Plants: 15-20cm apart
🥗 HARVEST | 7-9 weeks, depending on location & weather conditions
🌡️ CONDITIONS | Six to eight hours of full sun per day, well-drained soil rich in organic matter. Water at the base of the plant and avoid watering the leaves to prevent leaf rot.