Unique Heirloom Beans: The Italian Dwarf Cowpea

For the connoisseur of heirloom beans, "Fagiolino Dolico Di Veneto" cowpeas are an easy to grow, delicious variety from northern Italy.

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"Fagiolino Dolico Di Veneto" dwarf cowpeas, an heirloom bean from northern Italy, are edible in the pod or dried.
PHOTO: ROB CARDILLO