Fava Bean - Vicia faba

When to plant iSowing / transplanting
When to harvest iHarvest period
Height iAverage height
60 inches (152 cm)
Planting distance iPlanting distance
7.5 inches (19 cm)
Sowing depth iSowing depth
2.5 inches (6.4 cm)
Fava bean growing conditions
Relative growing difficulty iRelative growing difficulty
Soil & fertilization iSoil & fertilization difficulty
Care & maintenance iCare & maintenance difficulty
Pest & diseases iPests & diseases difficulty
Sun / Shade iSun / shade tolerance
Ideal soil type iIdeal soil types
Soil PH iSoil PH
Moisture / drainage iSoil drainage
USDA growing zone rangeiUSDA hardiness growing zones
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RHS hardiness iRHS hardiness rating
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Common names: Broad bean, faba bean, field bean, bell bean, tic bean

Same family: Fabaceae (19)

Same type: Podded (19)

Same group: Bean (10)