Wednesday, October 21, 2015
RED CALYPSO BEAN
RED CALYPSO BEAN (Phaseolus vulgaris) - 100 Seeds - Bush, Dry Bean - Heirloom It is also called a Ying Yang bean because of the red and white that flows along the bean's length. About 3/8 inch long. Occasionally there will be a red spot or two on the white half. plant grows 20" tall. The pods resemble a Roma type bean.
This bean is said to be native to the Caribbean region and dates back to the late 1600’s.
Mild flavor and creamy rich texture. Beans double in size when cooked and retain their color once cooked. This bean can be eaten as a green bean when young or let it mature for a dried bean. 50 days until harvest for fresh beans.
$2.69PAID : $5.64 with shipping