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decaisnea fargesii   Dead Man's Fingers (Blue Bean Tree, Sausage Tree) Decasinea fargesii -  An odd-looking deciduous tree, native to the Himalayas, having bright green pinnate leaves and producing long blue edible seed pods resembling crooked fingers.  The beans are eaten raw and have a rather sweet flavor.  They can also be dried and used like nut meats.  The tree is very tolerant and will grow in a variety of soil types as long as they are well-drained, but needs to be protected from cold winter winds.  Hardy to -10F (-23.3C);  height: 15ft.
#1869   Packet   $13.00   Approximately 30 seeds


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