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Heritage/heirloom Heritage/heirloom vs. regualr beans

What is the difference between “Heirloom” and “Heritage” beans? The terms "heirloom seed" and "heritage seed" are used interchangeably. An heirloom plant is an open-pollinated cultivar that was commonly grown during earlier periods in human history, but which is not used in modern large-scale agriculture. These beans are not genetically altered and therefore are not as easy to plant, grow, harvest, clean and separate and are best used within two years of harvesting. They do not all look the same - they are not all exactly the same size or color - but, like us, the beauty is really on...

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