Mid-early. Dwarf plant 40-60cm tall, vigorous and of good production. The pod is of medium dimensions and contains 2-3 chickpeas. Much used in Florence and Tuscany in general. From the bean family, so really easy to grow. Recommended by Cucina Caldesi as used in their recipe for 'Zuppa di Ceci' Chick pea soup. Sow Mar-May. 100g
Franchi Seeds of Italy are the oldest family run seed company in the world and the chefs choice from the seed to the plate. You can find Franchi brand seeds in the best deli’s and garden centres around the country. Franchi seeds, Bergamo, Italy, 1783.
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