Other names: Dragon Tongue Bean
Availability: All year.
Source: Grown in the United States and Mexico
Handling Tips: 36-40° F. Keep cold, may mist occasionally
General Information: A purple and white flecked bean, 4-5 inches in length - wider and flatter than the traditional green bean. The entire pod is edible and need not be shelled. Some color will be lost in cooking. Good bean for pickling.