1500 Year Old Cave Bean

$ 2.50

95 days. Pole Bean

The story goes that this strain of beans were discovered in a ceramic pot sealed with tree resin in an Anasazi cave, making this a 1,500 year old cultivar.  The beans grew, turning out to be a vigorous pole bean that makes flattened green beans that may be steamed to make a delicious dish.

A rare bean variety that is easy to grow and produces an abundance of pods.

Contains 15 heirloom seeds

*NEW ARRIVAL* for 2022


Planting Instructions: Soak beans 2-3 hours before planting. (optional)

Seeds should be sown in warm conditions, covered very lightly (depth of ½ inch) and kept reasonably moist until seedlings emerge. 

Grow in full sun.  Thin Seedlings 6-12 inches apart.

Trellis for support.  Do not over water.

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