Bean Blue Lake
Renowned pole bean for its stringless, tender pods. 15 cm long. Early. Nice fresh or for freezing and canning. 60-65 days.
Packet of 20 seeds: $2,49
Bean Yard Long (Dolique Asperge) (Vigna unguiculata sesquipedalis)
Astonishingly long pods reaching more than 60 cm in length. Better picked at 30-40 cm. Used in stir fries or cooked, mainly in oriental cuisine. Rich bean flavor. Tolerant to heat. Do not sow in cold soil. 80 days.
Packet of 20 seeds: $3,99
Bean Ramdor (Rame d'Or)
Long, slender yellow filet beans on climbing vines. Can reach 18 cm long. Marvelous. Tasty. Can be picked young (filet) or later. Productive vines. Pole type.
Packet of 20 seeds: $2,99
Bean Black Eye Pea (Dolique Oeil Noir)
Cow pea with long green pods. Like other yard long or asparagus beans, pick them young and cook them. They then become tender and taste like asparagus. Pods are 10 to 22 cm long. Large sprawling plants, 1 to 2 m, need a lot of space. See also Old Timer below.
Bean Old Timer (Dolique Old Timer)
Cow pea with purplish pods. Like the yard long beans, pick them young and cook them. They then become tender and taste like asparagus. Pods are 10 to 22 cm long. Large sprawling plants, 1 to 2 m, need a lot of space. See also Bean Black Eye Pea. Packet of 40 seeds: $2,49
Bean Royal Burgundy (Pourpre Royal)
Productive bush bean plant bearing crispy, deep purple pods with a good bean flavor. A nice colorful addition to salads and vegetable plates. Pods turn green when cooked.
Wonderful french filet with slender yellow pods. Delicious. Pick early for extra tender, mini filet (8-10 cm) or later (10-13 cm). Very compact plants, loaded with beans. Productive. 60 days.
Packet of about 75 seeds: $3,49
Bean Thibodeau du Comté Beauce
Quebec heirloom yielding large green pods with some purple markings. Pick young (14 cm or less). Fleshy. Large, vigorous plants.
Bean White Half Runner
Semi runner type with silvery green, round pods. Pronounced bean flavor. Pick pods when young. Resistant to tobacco mosaic and tolerant to drought. Semi climber that might need a support. White flowers. 65 days.
Packet of 25 seeds: $2,99
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