Heirlooms, Seeds, Vegetable

A Near Tragic Tale of The Crimson Broad Bean

The story of the Crimson Flowered Broad Bean has everything Hollywood could hope for; a gorgeous protagonist, passion, disaster and a hero rushing in to save the day at the last possible second. The titillating tale begins with the first mention of the bean’s cultivation in 1778. For almost two centuries gardeners enjoyed its presence… Continue reading A Near Tragic Tale of The Crimson Broad Bean