Posted: 12/07/2015 at 18:48
They taste good but don't store as well as the summer grown ones so just plant enough to get you across the gap until your usual summer grown ones are ready to harvest.
Welshonion - Fench beans freeze very well. They're the only kind I eat as we don't have them often but there's always a bag in the freezer. I'd rather grow fruit and veggies which are hard to find in the shops here in Belgium - broad beans, cavolo nero, PSB, forced rhubarb - or else very expensive - soft fruits, fennel, cos letuce..........;