Red Borlotti Bean – A Delicious Creamy, Pink-Red Pod Attractive Bean
Red Borlotti Bean – A Delicious Creamy, Pink-Red Pod Attractive Bean – 8 Seeds
This is the large plump red rooster bean that is pinkish-brown in colour with reddish-brown streaks. Borlotti beans are widely used in Italian cooking and have a sweetish flavour with a smooth creamy texture. They work well in salads and casseroles. Young pods are really great when stir-fry. These beautiful red pods will definitely add some colour in your dish and your kids will love them.
They are a good source of protein, vitamin A, thiamin, riboflavin, iron, phosphorus, and potassi
um, and a very good source for vitamin C, folate, magnesium, and manganese. A serving of 100 grams of yardlong beans contains 47 calories, 0 g of total fat, 4 mg sodium (0% daily value), 8 g of total carbohydrates (2% daily value), and 3 g of protein (5% daily value).
They are very easy to grow & easy to maintain. Best time to sow seeds after frost. Seeds need min 15°C to germinate. Soak the seeds in water for 3/4 hours before sowing them in a sunny, well-drained position. Germinate in 3 weeks. Sow them between 15-20mm deep, 5-8 inches apart and 18-36 inches between rows. Enjoy your harvest in 70 days. This is a vine variety so they need some support for their vigorous produce.
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