Basswood’s Bean Update

Basswood wrote that he has found six or seven varieties of runner beans. He sent a list of some of the bean varieties he has found so far:

Phaseolus vulgar. 14
Phaseolus coccineus. 3
Phaseolus lunatus. 2
Phaseolus acutifolius. 1
Vicia. Faba. 8
Canavalia ensiformis. 2

(Some of the varieties have 6 or 7 different colorings.)

Landrace Fava Beans from Central America
Landrace Fava Beans from Central America

You can see more pictures of the seeds Basswood has found on our Landrace and Garden Seeds Photo page.  http://gardenseeds.org/photos/seeds/