Black Turtle Bean

Southern Exposure Seed Exchange

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DISCOUNTED - FROM 2020-21 GROWING SEASON - We believe in the longer viability of these seeds so we want to offer our older stock at a big discount to gardeners that are willing to give these seeds a chance!

The black turtle bean is a small, shiny variety of the common bean especially popular in Latin American cuisine, though it can also be found in the Cajun and Creole cuisines of south Louisiana. Are black turtle beans are the smaller version of regular black beans, but have the same taste and texture, however. Great soup bean. Small, black beans, 4-5 per pod. Seeds have a very delicate skin, and when cooked, make a creamy soup. Good drought tolerance, some bean beetle resistance. Small (28 g) packet has about 175 seeds. 100 days. Phaseolus vulgaris.Family: Legumes.


Collections: Seeds

Category: family_legume, soup stock

Type: Beans & Peas