Also known as Windsor bean, pigeon bean, tick bean, broad bean, faba bean, field bean, bell bean, or English bean.
|Germination||direct sow 1 in. deep after last frost, germ (6-10 days)|
|Requirements||full sun, moderate water req.|
|Antagonists||all 'Allium' (garlic, leeks, onions, etc.), kohlrabi, peppers, radishes, sunflowers|
|Uses||edible*(leaves, seeds), utility (cover crop, fiber, soap)|
|Notes||inoculate for best results|
|Breed Status||Open Pollinated|
|Saving Seeds/Propagation||allow pods to dry on the plant before harvesting|
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