Native Beans

We offer our favorites from the garden, some of which you may not have seen. All are incredible producers with wonderful flavor and worth a try.
Beans can not be shipped outside the United States without additional postage. Please contact me if you are overseas.



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Alubia de Tolosa

Alubia de Tolosa

Alubia de Tolosa, as the name implies, is from the town of Tolosa in the Basque province of Gipuzkoa, Spain. The beans are cooked with chili peppers...
$4.50

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Anasazi bean

Anasazi bean

Beans exactly like these have been found at the ancient sites of the Chaco culture. They are still grown by Pueblo people. My seed came from the...
$4.00

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Birdsong Mountaingem dry bean

Birdsong Mountaingem dry bean

Birdsong Mountaingem is named after the native hummingbird we see here in Northern New Mexico. These beans come in a remarkable range of rich colors...
$5.00

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Birdsong Quail dry bean

Birdsong Quail dry bean

'Quail' exhibits a variety of colors, all with dark banding and is one of the most beautiful beans I have grown. The plant is upright with the pods...
$5.00

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Bolitas - traditional Spanish bean from Northern New Mexico

Bolitas - traditional Spanish bean from Northern New Mexico

These beans were first raised by Spanish settlers in the 1500's along the Rio Grande River. My original seed came from Rose Trujillo of Nambe Pueblo....
$4.50

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Borlotti Bean

Borlotti Bean

The vines of this Italian heirloom produce handfuls of 5-6" long flattened, striped, pods by late summer, each filled with large, plump, tan beans...
$5.00

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Borlotti di Valdero

Borlotti di Valdero

Buttery texture and delicate flavor make these beans the foundation of Italian minestrone. The slender pods are streaked with reddish purple and each...
$4.75

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Chinese Red Noodle Beans

Chinese Red Noodle Beans

Very slender beans reach a length of 18 inches or more and are fantastic in stir fry and other dishes. They are best cut on a bias an inch or two...
$4.00

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Colorado River Bean

Colorado River Bean

Marked much like the sandstone cliffs lining the river's course, this sturdy bush bean sets loads of pods fairly early in the season. I harvested in...
$5.00

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Di Casa Buon Italian Bean

Di Casa Buon Italian Bean

Beautifully marked beans, white with a freckled cranberry cap, are an Italian treasure. I got this seed from a good friend and fellow seed collector...
$5.00

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