- Phaseolus vulgaris -

Living lab Bean-Cast

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General information

Name: Lingot bean

Latin name: Phaseolus vulgaris

Appearance: Big white grains, dwarf variety

Biophysical environment

Soil type: Light soils, not stony, not too acidic and calcareous.

Climate type: Mild climate and little rain in summer

Topography: Plain

Environmental Tolerance

Drought tolerance: Low – High water requirement at emergence and between flowering and maturity of pods

Disease resistance and mycotoxins: High

Freeze tolerance: Low

Weed Competition: Low

Processing information

Destination: Hole grains dry, use to do ”Cassoulet” of Castelnaudary

Interest in short chains:

Organoleptic quality: Soft and melting

Nutritional value: High protein and fiber rate

Other use and co-products:


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