Sword Bean - Shironata Mame
Sword Bean - Shironata Mame. Heirloom, Non-GMO. Canavalia gladiata. Also known as dao dou, habas, kacang parang, lal kudsum bal, nata mame, thua dap, to dou, wal awara. Warm season annual. 80-95 days. This tropical Japanese cultivated bean is only harvested when the pods are young and tender. The dense, glossy green pods are flat, have a ridged edge, and taste like snap beans. Large vines grow quickly and should be trellised. Approx. 20 seeds / oz.