Bean, Runner, 'Black Coat'. The pods are shorter than usual, containing only 2 to 4 unusual black seeds, which are perfect for eating young, similar to sugar snap peas. This is a very rare heirloom runner bean, mentioned at least as early as 1654.
How to design a potager garden. French potager style mixes growing vegetable crops with herbs and edible flowers, as well as decorative companion planting. The result is a pretty, stylish veg plot garden.