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WINGED BEAN seeds pack || Asparagus pea || Wing pea || Four Angled bean || Dara dham bala || Đậu rồng for home gardening

WINGED BEAN seeds pack || Asparagus pea || Wing pea || Four Angled bean || Dara dham bala || Đậu rồng for home gardening

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Winged bean is also known as Asparagus pea, Winged pea, Four Angled bean, Manila bean, Princess bean, Dara dham bala, Goa bean, and Dragon bean. Almost every part of this tropical plant is edible: The beans (used as a vegetable), the leaves (cooked like spinach), the roots (similar to potato), and the dried seeds (used for flour).


Maturity: Approx. 75 days
Planting season: Late spring/early summer
Germination rate 85%

Winged Bean Facts:
Wing beans, also called Winged beans or Four-angled beans, are tropical legumes. They are botanically classified as Psophocarpus tetragonolobus and are commonly found in Southeast Asia. They grow on climbing stems and vines like other legume varieties such as snow peas and fava beans. In addition to being cultivated for its beans, the leaves, flowers, roots and dried seeds are also popular as culinary ingredients and are just as nutritious.

Winged Bean Nutritional Value:
Wing beans are an excellent source of copper, iron, manganese, tryptophan, and the essential amino acid isoleucine. They are also rich in protein, fiber, complex carbohydrates, all of the essential B-complex vitamins, calcium, phosphorus, magnesium, zinc, and potassium. The pods, leaves and roots all contain a similar nutrient makeup.
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