- 52 days to harvest.
- Package contains 2 ounces, approximately 175 seeds Black Valentine Bean Seeds.
- 1800s Heirloom.
- Germination: 5 to 8 days at 70-85 F. Plant seeds 1 to 1 1/2 inches deep and 3 inches apart. Leave 18-24 inches between rows.
Black Valentine beans are shelling beans that have a nutty and rich taste. The beans are purplish-black in appearance. The stringless pods can also be eaten as “green beans.” This bean is quite hardy and can handle difficult conditions. It is also good for early planting due to its ability to withstand cool temperatures. They are ideal for a variety of climates.