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Bean - Windsor Fava
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A frost-tolerant classic, old world shell bean variety with huge seeds, perfect for high latitude climates. Likes cool weather and is a very dependable yielder. Sweet, meaty beans also known as broad beans. Delicious fresh, dried or processed. Nitrogen fixing legume. Benefits from bacterial inoculant (included).
Sow in spring as soon as soil can be worked (40+℉). Seed 1 inch deep, 6 inches apart in rows 18 or more inches apart.
plants can get leggy, so encircle them with stakes and twine or other support means
dry beans store well and make excellent flour
loves cool wet weather
makes a good cover crop that can loosen compacted heavy soils
enhance nitrogen-fixing capacity of legume by mixing seeds in inoculant powder (included)
Seed Count: 15
Plant Cycle: Annual
Days to Germinate: 4-14
Days to Harvest: 75
Seed Source: Ecologically Farmed, Safe Seed Pledge, Certified Organic
Planting Seasons: Spring
Certified Organic: Yes
Seed Saving Level: Easy
Seed Storage : About 3 years, when properly stored (cool, dry, dark)
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