Gusto Italia Bean Fava (Bush) Super Aquadulce Smeralda Seed

Gusto Italia Bean Fava (Bush) Super Aquadulce Smeralda Seed

McKenzie Seeds

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A highly productive variety producing 35-38 cm (14-15") long pods. Pick when plump and cook like lima beans.

Latin Name: Phaseolus vulgaris

Seed Type: Heirloom

Product Weight: 20 grams / approximately 12-15 seeds

Plant Type: Vegetable

Flavor: Rich flavor with chewy texture

Days to Harvest: 60 days

Days to Seed Germination: 6 to 14 days

Seed Planting Depth: 2.5 cm (1")

Seed Spacing: 10 cm (4")

Row Spacing: 60 cm (24")

Plant Spacing: 15 cm (6")

Planting Instructions: Sow seeds when the soil is warm and all danger of frost is past. Pick early and often to encourage production. Sow every 2 weeks until 8 weeks before fall frost.

Suggestions: Apply Garden Inoculant to improve yields. Avoid working among plants while the foliage is damp or wet.

Preparation Ideas: Can be used for freezing, fresh shelled or dried beans.

Suitable for Canning/Freezing: Yes