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  • Wild Cocolmeca
  • Wild Cocolmeca
  • Wild Cocolmeca

Wild Cocolmeca

PW091

Phaseolus maculatus ssp maculatus.   Attractive perennial trailing vines found in southwest NM, AZ and northern Mexico above 5000'. Peas-sized beans are brown and black variegated. The Tarahumara make a glue from plant parts to mend gourd containers.   The beans have also bean used as medicine, in fermentation, and as forage.  Seeds are traditionally toasted before eating.

  Approx. 5.5g/15 seeds per packet.