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Phaseolus vulgaris


Dating from the mid-1600s, this is the oldest documented Lenape pole bean tracing to Kingsessing, a seed-trading settlement at the end of the Great Minquas Path. Today it is a neighborhood in southwest Philadelphia. Leathery purple pods with purple-black seeds when ripe.


~25 seeds per packet.

Purple Kingsessing Pole Bean

SKU: BN026
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