Tongue of Fire Bean (60 days green, 75 days shelled, days 95 dried)
Germ 4-10 days Heirloom One of the most fascinating heirloom beans. Begins with having young edible stringless pods transforming into large sized beans with a pinkish red flame pattern intensifying as the plant ages. Sizable beans have a creamy, mild flavor. Absorb added flavors well. They can be used fresh shelled, canned, frozen, or dried for later use. Originally collected from the tip of South America, Tierra del fuego; then sent onward to Italy. 6-7” pods, bush type. 75 seeds.