(Phaseolus vulgaris) Introduced in 1885 by the Aaron Low Seed
Company who secured seed from a market gardener
in Brockton, Massachusetts. Beautiful red striped
pods with large maroon-speckled seeds. Used only as
a dry bean, wonderful nutty flavor. Large vigorous
plants. Pole habit, dry, 85 days.
Green Thumb Tip Sow seeds outdoors after danger of frost has
passed and soil and air temperatures have warmed.
Harvest dry beans when pods are completely
mature and dry. ± 530 seeds/lb
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