Vicia faba is a winter annual legume with a tall upright habit to six feet.
- Broadcast at 125 lbs. per acre and 3 lbs. per 1000 square feet at a depth of 1 – 3 inches
- Builds 7000 lbs. biomass per acre
- Fixes up to 140 lbs. Nitrogen per acre
- Hardy through Zone 7
- Taproot helps loosen compacted soils
- Incorporate mechanically: Becomes fibrous in late spring
- Tolerant of wet soils