Three reasons to love broad beans

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1 Because they are easy to grow

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2 Because you can make broad bean guacamole from them – see here for how toWP_20160903_006

(Actually that photo also contains courgettes, peas and French beans but you get the point)

3 Because they remind me of Roxy, our lovely garden blogging cat, long gone but still remembered, especially at this time of year:

Clearly a master of disguise as well as a talented garden blogger

2 thoughts on “Three reasons to love broad beans

  1. Another reason is that if you plant them early, in a poly tunnel they are ready early….I harvested my first 600g of beans today! Not fully developed because I pick them as baby beans when the pods are perfect and you eat the whole pod. 22nd May that’s my earliest ever harvest of beans 🙂

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