Commercially introduced in the US by Two Seeds in a Pod Heirloom Seed Co
Vigna unguiculata group sesquipedalis. Arsin is a yard-long bean from Western Turkey. 15-20” pods are delicious in salads. Seeds are light brown. Productive plants are ready to harvest in 70-80 days. Arsin did very well in our Florida garden during the peak time of heat and humidity. Seeds are brown. This variety needs trellising.
Arsin was a length unit used during Ottoman Empire times and was equal to 68 cm.
Variety name in Turkish: Arşın
Each package contains 20 heirloom seeds