Phaseolus vulgaris. Rarámuri (Tarahumara) Sitakame. Small, rounded, deep purple bean from the Sierra Madre in southern Chihuahua. Beans look like purple pearls. Late-maturing pole bean when grown at the Conservation Farm. 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.