Heritage Status: New Zealand
Bio-Region of Origin: Canterbury
Number of Seeds: 20
Description: Climber, 95 days. This is the bean that is said to have come to America with the Pilgrims in 1620. This old cutshort green bean has great flavor and the red/white speckled beans are quite tasty as a dry bean . A long-time staple in the Carolinas.
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.