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Bean (Broad) Seeds - De Monica

Vicia Faba

This superb, early-maturing variety grows well in low daylight conditions, producing bountiful crops of 15cm (6”) long pods filled with 5-7 tasty, creamy-coloured beans per pod.

  • Early maturing, delicious pods
  • Will grow in low light conditions

 

 

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For autumn and early spring sowing

This superb, early-maturing variety grows well in low daylight conditions, producing bountiful crops of 15cm (6”) long pods filled with 5-7 tasty, creamy-coloured beans per pod.

  • Early maturing, delicious pods
  • Will grow in low light conditions

 

 

Hardiness:-15 degrees

Seeds:True

Bulbs:False

Shrubs:False

Tree:False

Plants:False

Aftercare - Easy:True

Aftercare - Moderate:False

Aftercare - High:False

Height:101-150cm

Edible Flower:False

Spread:41-50cm

RHS Award of Garden Merit:True

Vegetables recommended by the NIAB:False

Award Winners in Fleuroselect Trials:False

Likes Acidic Soil:False

Beds & Borders:True

Climbers:False

Prefers Full Sun:True

Partial or Full Shade:True

F1 Variety:False

Half Hardy Annual:True

Aquatic:False

Shrub:False

Sow seeds into soil prepared by digging and raking at a depth of 5cm (2"), and 15-23cm (6-9") apart. Best sown alternately in double rows allowing 23cm (9") between the two lines forming each row. Allow 60-90cm (24-36") between further rows. Germination up to 21 days. Can also be sown in pots or trays of compost on a windowsill or in a greenhouse for eventual planting outside. Pods are 15cm (6") long and 3cm (1") wide with 5-7 beans per pod. This variety has a good tolerance to soil borne diseases. Sowing to cropping 12-16 weeks.

HEALTH BENEFITS: A souce of vitamins A, C and E, plus protein and fibre. CULINARY TIPS: Cook pinched-out tips as a tasty alternative to spinach.

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