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Bean, Cherokee Trail of Tears

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Shiny jet-black beans that are harvested fresh or dried.

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These were the beans carried in the pockets of Cherokee Indians on their tragic forced relocation from North Carolina's Smoky Mountains to Oklahoma in 1838-1839. Shiny and jet-black, the beans are harvested dry and can be happily incorporated in an array of traditional American dishes. The beans are encased in 6-8" greenish-purple pods that are left to dry on the vine before picking, but they can also be picked green and prepared like snap beans.
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Product properties

Days To Maturity

85 days

Fruit Size

8 inches

Sun

Full Sun

Spread

12-18 inches

Height

6-8 feet

Sow Method

Direct Sow

Planting Time

Spring, Summer

Sow Time

After Last Frost

Thin

12 inches

Life Cycle

Annual

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  • Days To Maturity
    85 days
    Fruit Size
    8 inches
    Sun
    Full Sun
    Spread
    12-18 inches
    Height
    6-8 feet
    Sow Method
    Direct Sow
    Planting Time
    Spring, Summer
    Sow Time
    After Last Frost
    Thin
    12 inches
    Life Cycle
    Annual