Fava Bean, Windsor, Raw Seed (Lb)
Fava Bean, Windsor, Raw Seed (Lb)
Fava Bean, Windsor, Raw Seed (Lb)
Fava Bean, Windsor, Raw Seed (Lb)
Fava Bean, Windsor, Raw Seed (Lb)
Item Number: SCL705

Fava Bean, Windsor, Raw Seed (Lb)

Also Called Broad or Horse Bean

Regular price
$4.99 /Lb
In Stock
Sale price
$4.99
Ships from Northern CA.
Quantity Discounts for Fava Bean, Windsor, Raw Seed (Lb)
Buy 10 for $4.49 each
Buy 50 for $3.99 each
Buy 500 for $3.24 each
Buy 1000 for $2.99 each
Buy 2000 for $2.74 each

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Description

Vicia faba Cool season legume cover crop

Also called Horse or Broad bean, the Fava is not really a bean at all, but a member of the pea-vetch family. It produces long pods filled with large, edible beans which are popular fresh, dried or pickled.
  • Application Rate: 2-5 lb/1,000 sq ft or 125-175 lb/acre
  • Inoculant: Pea Vetch or Garden Combination Mix inoculant (sold separately)
  • Germination: Days
  • Plant Height: 8' (on good soil)
  • Uses: Green manure, attracts beneficial insects, fixes nitrogen, edible beans
  • Facts to Note: This tall legume is deep-rooted and fixes Nitrogen up to 150 lb/acre. Beautiful black and white flowers attract many beneficial insects. The large seeds must be planted deep (up to 3") and early to grow a good stand prior to cold weather. Easy to turn under if mowed or scythed first.

Features

  • Adds Significant Organic Matter
  • Attracts Bees/Butterflies
  • Attracts Beneficial Insects
  • Cold Hardy
  • Down to 25°F
  • Fixes Nitrogen
  • Good for Weed Competition
  • Loosens Heavy Soils

Characteristics

Life Cycle : Annual
Plant Height : over 36"
Plant Height : Tall
Planting Time : Fall
Seed Variety : Single

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Shipping Weight: 1.1 lb

Dimensions: 8"L x 5"W x 1.5"H

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