Royalty Purple Podded
Distinctive purple foliage. Beans will germinate well in cold wet soil.
(Phaseolus vulgaris) Bred by the Late Elwyn Meader at the University of New Hampshire and introduced in 1957. Professor Meader was a deeply religious Quaker who introduced over 60 new varieties in his lifetime. Distinctive purple foliage, flowers and pods. Pods tend to curve slightly and grow 5″ long. Pods turn green when blanched. Beans will germinate well in cold wet soil. 50-55 days.