The Pebble bean is a one of a kind variety where the beans are a natural mixture of colors all from the same plant. Each color is uniform in its pod and planting any one of the colors produces the same unique effect. Their size is uniform, they cook uniformly and they retain their individual color to a high degree. They are tender with a tender skin and their coloring makes these beans wonderful as a salad ingredient.
They are thought to be in the Flageolet family of beans and are excellent in soups as well as chili, salads and side dishes.