Bean, Charlevoix Dark Red Kidney
- Bush habit
- Great for soups, stews, and chili
- Dry bean
- 80-90 days
Introduced by the USDA and Michigan State in 1961. Prized for the tasty thick broth it produces in soups, stews, and chili. Originally obtained from the Self-Sufficient Seed Company via Glenn Drowns. Bush habit, dry, 80-90 days.
Learn to Grow it
Direct Seed: 2" Apart
Seed Depth: 1"
Rows Apart: 36-48"
Light: Full Sun
Instructions - Sow seeds outdoors after danger of frost has passed and soil and air temperatures have warmed. Harvest dry beans when the pods are completely mature and dry.