BEAN - BROAD ‘Crimson Flowering’

BEAN - BROAD ‘Crimson Flowering’
Vicia faba

This very unusual, crimson flowering bean is a highly decorative plant blooming for many weeks in spring. In early summer the 1m tall stems have many green pods with light green beans inside. Very young green pods can be eaten whole (cooked) or later during summer the medium sized bean inside can be cooked. Broad Beans are one of the earliest crops to mature in cool, temperate climates. 10 seeds. Not to WA.

 

Price: $3.50
Heirloom
Organic
Sowing Periods
FromTo
Cool Climate Periods Apr 1st Aug 31st
Mild Climate Periods Mar 1st Jul 31st
Tropical Climate Periods Mar 1st Jun 30th