Black Lentil


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Black Lentils are also known as Beluga lentils for their resemblance to caviar. Black lentils are small and dark-colored beads that look and cook similar to French lentils. Contrary to other types of lentils like brown or red lentils, black lentils hold their shape when cooked making them a favorite in salads and  Lentils are very nutritious, high in potassium, fiber, folate, and protein.

Species Lentil, Indian Head
Plant Size 16 inches tall

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Country of Origin

United States


Full Sun, Partial Shade

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Planting Instructions:

Plant 1 inch deep in soil after danger of frost has passed in Spring and soil temperature is at least 70F, in mostly sunny areas

Within-Row Spacing 1 inches
Between-Row Spacing 12 inches

Nutrition Facts:

Calories 14
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 0 g 0%
Saturated fat 0 g 0%
Polyunsaturated fat 0 g
Monounsaturated fat 0 g
Cholesterol 0 mg 0%
Sodium 0 mg 0%
Potassium 45 mg 1%
Total Carbohydrate 2.5 g 0%
Dietary fiber 1 g 4%
Sugar 0.2 g
Protein 1.1 g 2%
Vitamin A 0% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 0% Iron 2%
Vitamin D 0% Vitamin B-6 0%
Cobalamin 0% Magnesium 1%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.