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Vicia faba

Broad Pod Windsor, Broad Windsor, English Windsor Broad, Windsor

Description

A very productive variety, Green Windsor is noted for its good flavour.

With long, broad pods that mature later than many other varieties; and producing 5-8 bright green beans per pod.

Harvesting seed

Collect seeds during the dry stage before the first frost when the pods are dry and brittle.

If the pods are not dry before the first frost, pull up the plants and dry indoors.

When dry, break open the pods and separate the seeds. Store in a cool, dark, dry place in an airtight container.


Additional Info

Height
91-100cm
Spread
41-50cm
Colour
Green
Hardiness
Hardy
Longevity
Annual
Seed viability
4 years
Nominal value
2 pence/seed