Seed - Broad Bean Tripoli


1 RHS Broad Bean Tripoli seed pack 

(Botanical Name: Vicia faba)  

Pack Size 20g seeds


A true large seeded broad bean producing up to 7 seeds per pod. The pods are longer and the seeds much larger than other varieties, providing a bumper crop of delicious beans. Suited to a range of climates showing good resistance to heat. Ideal for home gardeners as it is very productive and easy to grow.

Plant Height: 210cm

 How to Grow:

Sow in double rows 30cm (12in) apart. Space seeds 25cm (10in) apart and 5cm (2in) deep. Seedlings appear in 10-14 days.

Keep plants moist and weed free. Pinch out the tops of your plants when pods are 7-10cm (3-4in) long. This will deter aphids and encourage well-filled pods.

When to Sow/Plant Seed:

Autumn to Spring


12-16 weeks

Soil Type:

Fertile, well cultivated




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