Wax Beans

Other names:

Wax Beans, Yellow and Purple


Yellow - May through March, Purple - May through October.


Mexico and the United States

Handling tips:

36-40°F. Sprinkle lightly.

General information:

Entirely edible, these beans can be eaten raw, steamed, or used in soups and stews. The purple bean will lose most of its color when cooked, the yellow will not.