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When do you pick broad beans


By Tarquin

United Kingdom Gb

I have grown some broad beans and thay are quite large, if I pick them now will that encourage more to grow?



Unless you like woody broad beans with your dinner, pick them when they're about 6 ins long and you can feel the beans in the pod.
Picking the ones that are ready will allow the ones that are forming to develop.

10 Jul, 2009

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