Broad bean(Vicia faba)
15 to 22 cms long green bean. The broad bean contains between 6 and 7 edible seeds, which are large, compressed and purple or white in colour.
- Outdoor growing
- Forced growing in greenhouses
- Preservation in cooling chambers
- Product from several sources
- Contrasting product (from the southern hemisphere)
Translation of the name
English: Broad bean
Commercial: Garden produce fruit
64 calories per cada 100 grams
Grams which make up a serving
The tree it grows on and its curiosities
The main growers of the broad bean are Morrocco, China, Peru and Spain (Múrcia, Badajoz, Alicante, Valencia, Almeria, Jaén, Barcelona, Granada, Castellón, Tarragona).