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  graibeard's Broad Bean - green manure - 2011 x 100 Harvesting

Plant: Broad bean (Vicia faba) | Variety: Aquadulce

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Sown as a green manure crop with the full intention of eating them. I don’t know what that makes them, except… versatile!




Planting Data

Broad bean (965)
Aquadulce (123)

Sown from my Broad Bean Seeds.

graibeard's Broad Bean - green manure - 2011 Care Instructions

Try for a seed spacing of at approx. 9.75 inches (25.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 1.95 inches (5.0 cm) if planning to sow direct.

Broad bean 'Aquadulce' normally grows to a mature height of 1.50 metres (that's 4.88 feet imperial) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.

Your garden is in partial sun light: plant in a location that enjoys full sun.

More information about Broad Bean - green manure - 2011 is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Broad Bean - green manure - 2011 Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.

Harvest Tally

3100.0 g : 1.0 basket + 2.0 bowl


  • 05 Nov 2011

    Harvesting day 194

    End of the line. Rats are feasting on them.

    1.0 x basket 2000.0 g

  • 07 Oct 2011

    Harvesting day 165

    all these are as podded – beans only

    1.0 x bowl 600.0 g

  • 05 Oct 2011

    Harvesting day 163

    A green manure & a meal or three.

    1.0 x bowl 500.0 g

  • 25 Apr 2011

    Sown day 0

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