June Flower (Silvia) shelling beans are an heirloom variety of Phaseolus Vulgaris or common bean and a member of the Fabaceae family. They may be utilized harvested as a fresh shelling bean, or as a dried legume. A vining type bean the Flor de Junio is classified as a pink bean variety is one of the most popular beans in central and northern Mexico. They are extremely creamy, so much so that it’s hard to believe there is no dairy when you make frijoles de la olla out of them. That creaminess also makes them a popular choice for making charro beans. These shelling beans are high in protein and additionally contain potassium, iron, fiber, zinc, thiamin, magnesium and calcium. They have distinctive Purple swirl markings.
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Mar 11, 2023
The seeds arrived in good shape and were well protected.
Feb 11, 2023
So excited for these. I love fun unique food you can't get at the grocery store. Just need spring to get here. Just as expected. Thank you!
Sep 9, 2022
Seeds arrived on time and came in very beautiful packaging. I will update my written review as I grow them out!
Sep 6, 2022
These will be so fun to grow. Thank you!
Jul 2, 2022
Seeds came in, can't wait to plant them. Thank u