(Phaseolus vulgaris) Family heirloom that has been enjoyed for
generations. Introduced to SSE members over
a decade ago by Glenn Drowns. Maroon beans
splashed with white, 5-6 seeds per pod. Wonderful
rich meaty flavor, great for soups. Very productive.
Pole habit, dry, 85-95 days.
Trellis, tepee or fencing
Green Thumb Tip Sow seeds outdoors after danger of frost has passed
and soil and air temperatures have warmed. Harvest
dry beans when the pods are completely mature and
dry. ± 680 seeds/lb