Common Names
  • Fava Beans
  • Field Beans
  • Horse Beans
  • Windsor Beans
  • Broad Beans

Faba beans are broad and oval in shape and green in colour. They are popular in Latin America and parts of Asia, but are most popular in northern Africa. They are often dried and salted and eaten as a snack, or as a deep-fried ball, known as a falafel.