Broad Bean Karmazyn Seeds
Info: Broad Bean / Horse Bean `Karmazyn` is an unusual and beautiful variety with white flowers and pink beans. A must for anybody wanting something a bit different. The beans taste best in a soft and fresh state, but can also be dried and cooked while retaining their beautiful colour. The plants are robust and stay compact, they grow everywhere and have no special requirements.
Sowing & cultivation: Broad beans are best suited to a cool climate, so sowing can start from end of March to May outdoors. Before sowing, soak the seeds in water for one day. Sow in rows 50 cm apart 4 - 6 cm deep, 20 cm apart in the row. Broas beans need a good, nutrient-rich soil in a sunny location.
|Botanical name||Vicia faba|
|Sowing||from March to June outdoors|
|Location||sunny, rich soil|
|Germination temperature||8 - 15°C|
|Germination||7 - 15 days|
|Harvesting||June to October|
|Height||50 - 70 cm|