Growing Calendar for Green Manure Seeds - Field Beans
Delivery: Early December to Late August
Green Manure Field Beans are of the greatest value when overwintered.
They can be cut once and allowed to re-grow to produce second flush of foliage before digging in.
Dig in any time up to flowering. Fixes Nitrogen, it will not tolerate drought conditions and prefers heavier soil.
Sow September to October for over-wintering.
Fix ''natural'' Nitrogen into your plot.
Height: 36in (90cm)
Sow Outdoors: September- October, direct into the required position, 2 beans, 1in (2cm) deep 8in (10cm) apart. Keep soil moist at all times.
DIG IN: Chop down foliage and dig in before flowering.
Fixes Nitrogen into Heavy soils.
Standard Seeds E.C Rules and Regulations.
solid quality seeds in a handy pack
Growing already, planted outside
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