Heritage Status: New Zealand
Bio-Region of Origin: Unknown
Number of Seeds: 20
Description: Ancient bean from the Mid-Western United States. A large oval seed with maroon and white colourings. A very productive, drought resistant variety. Wonderful rich meaty flavour, great for soups and chillis. Taste and texture is excellent.
Planting Instructions: Scatter sow into seed trays and transplant as soon as second leaves appear at 10 cm spacing under trellis . This avoids problems with birds, slugs, snails, and rotting in cold ground.