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(Vicia faba) Useful as a green manure crop adding carbon & nitrogen to the soil & improving friability  Best dug back in the soil when leaves are still fresh & green & approx. 20-30cm high.  Allow the green manure to break down in the soil for up to 4 weeks before planting any vegetables.  

Well suited to temperate regions.  Sow Autumn & Winter, and Spring in cooler areas.

Broadcast as needed or 150kg/ha.

Smaller packets are ideal for the home gardener.

 

(GreenManureBroBea-1)

SKU GreenManureBroBea-1
Shipping Weight 0.0030kg

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