Sale
  • Cuarteles
  • Cuarteles
  • Cuarteles

Cuarteles

FV022

$4.95

This variety is in low supply and is only available to Native Seeds/SEARCH members (with a two packet limit) and through the Native American Free Seed Program. Members, please enter your membership discount code below to unlock this product. Your membership support enables us to continue making this diversity available!

 

    Vicia faba.  This fava was very productive at our Patagonia, AZ farm.  Pick when young for fresh shelling, or use as dry bean when seed is allowed to fully mature.  Excellent for soups or hummus.  Originally collected north of Espanola in Cuarteles, New Mexico.  From our Seed Bank Collection.

    • Origin: High desert, but performs well in low desert winters
    • Light green seeds borne on 1.5 to 2.5 foot plants.
    • Can tolerate down to 20° F. 
    • Approx. 12g/15 seeds per packet.