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Broad Bean Seeds - Express
£1.99
Broad Bean Seeds - Express

Broad Bean Seeds - Express

Vicia faba

Early maturing broad bean, producing many well-filled pods about 20cm (8") long containing 5 or 6 plump, greenish-white seeds. Flavour and quality very good. RHS Award of Garden Merit winner. Recommended by the National Institute of Agricultural Botany. Suitable for deep freezing.

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Excellent broad bean

Early maturing broad bean, producing many well-filled pods about 20cm (8") long containing 5 or 6 plump, greenish-white seeds. Flavour and quality very good. RHS Award of Garden Merit winner. Recommended by the National Institute of Agricultural Botany. Suitable for deep freezing.

Sowings for summer cropping should be made February-March. Sow in double rows 23cm (9") apart, 5cm (2") deep and 23cm (9") apart allowing 90cm (3') between each pair of rows. Pinch out the plant tops when in full flower to obtain better filled pods and to avoid infestation with black fly. Double row 6m (20').

Seeds:True

Bulbs:False

Shrubs:False

Tree:False

Plants:False

Aftercare - Easy:True

Aftercare - Moderate:False

Aftercare - High:False

Height:91-100cm

Edible Flower:False

Spread:31-40cm

Spacing:31-40cm

RHS Award of Garden Merit:True

Likes Acidic Soil:False

Beds & Borders:True

Prefers Full Sun:True

Grows in Sun or Shade:True

F1 Variety:False

Shrub:False

Harvest when seed shape is visible through the pod.
HEALTH BENEFITS: Source of vitamins A (For growth, healthy hair, skin, bones, teeth and eyes as well as resistance to respiratory infections), C (Anti-ageing, wound healing, decreasing blood cholesterol and prevention of infections. Assists the body in absorbing iron), and E (Antioxidant important for anti-ageing [particularly for skin]). Source of protein and fibre.

All Dobies products should reach you in perfect condition, just as they left us. If you are dissatisfied in any way with their condition on arrival, please let us know within 14 days. We are only liable for the cost of the goods as quoted on the website plus the cost of delivery if the goods are faulty.

 
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