Fava bean

Fava bean growing herbaceous legume of the genus Vicia also known as Vicia faba or Broad bean, Fava bean annual plant also used as fixing nitrogen plant, can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropical or temperate climate.

Leaves edible color green with elliptic shape the leaves can be pointed in the top.

Flower edible color white with black pea flower shape, the flower taste is light sweet.

Bean shape it’s oval the bean can eaten when green or full ready, the bean grow in pods that also edible when fresh.

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Requirements for growing Fava bean:
Cool season, rich soil

What is the best way to start growing Fava bean:
Plant / Seedling / Seed

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction in Fava bean?
No

Difficulties/Problems with growing Fava bean:
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When is the best time to plant a Fava bean / plant:
Autumn / Winter, and in frost climate spring

Pests and diseases in Fava bean:
Aphids

When is the best time to prune a Fava bean plant?
All season

How to prune a Fava bean:
Just infected part

What is the size of a Fava bean plant?
20-70 cm

Growth speed in Fava bean:
Fast growing

Fava bean Irrigation Water Management:
Average amount of water / Big amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing Fava bean:
Full Sun

It is possible to grow Fava bean indoor?
No

Growing Fava bean is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Yes

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Blooming: 

When does Fava bean bloom?
Autumn / Winter, and in frost climate spring

General information about the flower:
White with black pea flower shape, the flower taste is light sweet

Pollination is done by:
Bees, flies

Uses of Fava bean flower:
Eaten raw, salad

Fruit: 

When does Fava bean yield:
Winter / Spring / Summer

Pests or diseases in Fava bean fruit:
Aphids, mites

What can be done with big quantities of Fava bean fruit?
Eat raw, cooked, falafel, dish

Work requirements on the Fava bean fruit:
Just collect

How long does it take for a Fava bean to bear fruit?
1.5-3 month from seeds

Edible leaves: 

When to trim Fava bean leaves?
Autumn / Winter, and in frost climate spring

How to trim Fava bean leaves?
Just full grown leaves but when the leaves still tender

Information about Fava bean leaves:
Green leaves in elliptic shape the leaves can be pointed in the top

Uses of Fava bean leaves:
Salad, cooked