Beans 'Cherokee Trail of Tears Beans'
Phaseolus vulgaris 'Cherokee Trail of Tears Beans'
Pole bean. Dry and snap beans. 6" pod. Black beans. High yields.
Support: fence, trellis.
6-8 feet; 12-18" spacing.
Cherokee Trail of Tears bean seeds were carried by Cherokees when forcibly displaced from their land by the US government in 1838. Dr. John Wyche received these seeds from his ancestors, and went on to share them with the Seed Savers Exchange.