Jack Bean, Wonder Bean, Giant Stock Bean, Horse Bean, Wonderbean, Swordbean, Gotani Bean Canavalia ensiformis

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Botanical Name:

Canavalia ensiformis

Family:

Fabaceae

Genus:

Canavalia

Species:

ensiformis

Common Name:

Jack Bean, Wonder Bean, Giant Stock Bean, Horse Bean, Wonderbean, Swordbean, Gotani Bean

Seeds Per Pound:
1,210
Quantity:
10.25 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
12
Germination:
98%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
99%
Height:
3 feet
Collection Locale:
India
Crop Year:
2019
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
annual
In Stock: 10.25 lb
Prices
  • Canavalia ensiformis

Items are priced on a curve, you can buy any 'bulk quantity' up to what we have in stock, some examples are:
1 packet
8.95
1 oz
18.59
1 lb
53.98
1 kg
99.45
Growing Info, follow in order:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: none required.
Germination: Sow seeds 1/2" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
Other: Seed needs warm temperatures after sowing to germinate (75 degrees F +).

C. ensiformis is a twining plant up to 1 metre (3.3 ft) in height. It has deep roots, which makes it drought resistant. The plant can spread via long runners. The flowers are pink-purple in colour. The pods are up to 36 centimetres (14 in) long with large white seeds .