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Greek Elephant Bean-10 seeds

Technically these beans can only be called Greek Elephants if they are grown in  Kastoria, Greece where they have PGE protection. AKA  Gigantes, aka Gigandes, Yigandes, Yiyantes.  In Belgium and the Netherlands this bean is called Boerentenen . In Greece they are traditionally prepared in a tomato sauce and  baked in a dish called Gigantes Plaki. Extremely hard to find seed for this. These plants grow well in a cool climate also. Plant produces huge pods with white flowers.

 

 Phaseolus coccineus