Bean Seeds (Organic) - Broad Windsor

Bean Seeds (Organic) - Broad Windsor

Size Price Savings Quantity
1 Ounce $14.69
1/4 Pound $45.19 ($11.29/ounce) 23% Savings
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  • Great tasty dry bean that pairs well with spices and herbs
  • Delicious and flavorful
  • Great source of protein!
  • Prefers full sun exposure
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Warm Season
Fruit Size 5 inches long, beans per pod
Growth Habit Bush, Compact, Upright
Plant Height 24 to 36 inches

Flavor Profile Nutty; Slightly Sweet; Buttery and Creamy Texture
Plant Characteristics Easy to Grow & Maintain
Use Container Garden, Culinary, Soil Improvement
Growing Conditions Outdoor
Harvest Advantages Dried, Freezing

About Bean Seeds (Organic) - Broad Windsor

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Seed Type Heirloom Seed, Open Pollinated Seed, Organic Seed
Plant Type Determinate, Dry Bean, Fava, Shell Bean

The Organic Broad Windsor is an old time heirloom, is one of the most revered fava beans available today. The pods of this plant produce one of the largest dry beans you'll find anywhere. The Broad Windsor can be used in a plethora of cuisines. The only fava bean endorsed by Dr. Hannibal Lecter, enjoy with a nice Chianti

Planting Information

Planting Bean Seeds (Organic) - Broad Windsor

Planting Season Warm Season
Sowing Method Direct Sow
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1 inch
Plant Spacing 4 to 6 inches
Plant Height 24 to 36 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Days to Maturity 70 to 85 days
View our Bean Planting Guide to learn more.

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