Vetch
Days To Maturity : 70-182
Germination Days : 7-10
Planting Depth : 1/4-1/2
Seed Code : O
Spacing : Broadcast
When To Plant : Fall
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Hairy Vetch, organic,... CVE-7101

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Seeds

One pound size of hairy vetch. Limit 5 lbs. Limit on bulk orders of mixed varieties is ten 1 lb packets.

Best vetch for cold climates

survives temperatures to 25 below zero (zone 4).

Plant in late summer to fall for winter protection from erosion. Accepts low-fertility but not flooding.

BOTANICAL NAME: Vicia villosa

GROWING INSTRUCTIONS:

Broadcast in autumn for spring harvesting. Does well in most garden soils. Plant early fall before soil gets cold. For best growth & production soak the seeds overnight, then inoculate the seed before planting. Cover the seed with ┬╝" of soil and keep moist until germinated. Tolerates cold, heat, drought, and poor soil. Hardy to zone 4 (-30 to -20).

GROW BIOINTENSIVE® CULTURAL INFORMATION: ALL/Yield green 24-90, dry 5-18/Spacing broadcast

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Bee Friendly, Fodder Crop


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