Partridge eye lentilsRegular price SFr. 6.20
After a careful selection of seeds, our company has selected this particular variety of lentils.
Lentils are the seeds of a seedling annual herb native to Asia and the Mediterranean, belonging to the family Papilionaceae. Their botanical name “lens” comes from the shape of the lens to suit. The fruit is a pod containing two or three short rectangular shaped seeds lenticular, flattened and vary in color from yellow to green to brown.
It ‘s a plant of ancient cultivation. The lentils were consumed in all the year, thanks to their easy availability, high durability and their low cost.
Variety: Lens Culinaris
Climatic context of the harvest: dry
Date of the harvest: August / September
Way of picking: by hand