Phaseolus vulgaris. (Tarahumara Mantequilla). The name means "butter"; this bean is also called "Frijol Burrito." Pinto bean with dark brown specks over a light beige background, from the Barranca del Cobre, Chihuahua. From our Seed Bank Collection.
- Origin: high desert
- Pole bean
- Day length sensitive; may not have time to produce well in northern climates. Plant with monsoon rains in the low desert.
- Approx. 15g/50 seeds per packet.