Vicia faba L.

Species in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection.

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Vicia faba (rights holder: pamsai) © pamsai

Broad Bean

The Fava Bean (Vicia faba) is a temperate crop which originated in the Mediterranean region or southwestern Asia, along with the Garden Pea, Lentil, and Chickpea (although the Fava Bean probably originated later than these others). The earliest known archaeological Fava Bean remains are from the Neolithic period (6800 to 6500 B.C.E.) from Israel. Around 3000 B.C.E., numerous archaeological remains... Text © Leo Shapiro

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