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Green Manure Seeds - Field Beans

  • Catalogue Code 1020-2972
  • Pack Contents: Covers 20sq yds / 16sq m

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/clay soil.

Sow September to October for over-wintering.

Growing Calendar for Green Manure Seeds - Field Beans

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Sow Outdoors

Green Manure Seeds - Field Beans 1020-2972

Fix ''natural'' Nitrogen into your plot.

Height: 36in (90cm)

Sow Outdoors: September- October, direct into the required position, 2 beans, 1in (2cm) deep 4in (10cm) apart. Keep soil moist at all times.

DIG IN: Chop down foliage and dig in before flowering.

Flowers: June-October

Fixes Nitrogen into Heavy soils.

Standard Seeds E.C Rules and Regulations.


The seeds were delivered promptly. However, the germination rate of the seed is variable & only 50%


Planting instructions don't match the advertised area 1 packet is suitable for. 250 seeds per pack, 2 seeds per hole at 10cm gap does not match 16sq metres as advertised.


Good standard looking forward to the result

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