• Hopi Yellow "Sikya hatiko"
  • Hopi Yellow "Sikya hatiko"

Hopi Yellow "Sikya hatiko"



This variety is in low supply and is only available to Native Seeds/SEARCH members (with a two packet limit) and through the Native American Free Seed Program. Members, please enter your membership discount code below to unlock this product. Your membership support enables us to continue making this diversity available!


Seeds vary from deep yellow to dark orange with black mottling. During Spring ceremonies, the seeds are sprouted, attached to katsina dolls, rattles, and bows, and given to children. Sprouts are then chopped, boiled, and cooked in soup for feasting.  From our Seed-Bank Collection.

  • Origin: high desert
  • Pole bean
  • Approx. 20g/50 seeds per packet.