Yard Long Bean: Green Arrow
(Vigna unguiculata subsp. sesquipedalis)
Yardlong beans are an annual, vining or bushy, subspecies of Cowpea (Vigna unguiculata) that produce elongated pods up to 1 m long. Green pods and seeds are eaten as a fresh vegetable and the plants are also used as fodder, green manure, or cover crop.
‘Green Arrow’ produces abundant slender, light green pods, up to 50 cm long, on a climbing or trailing vine.