Beans – Phaseolus Vulgaris L.

-        Agro-climatic zones / Districts

-        Bush and pole beans are grown in all agro-ecological regions apart from the up-country wet zone.

-        Plantations – Medium and large scale plantations.

-        Crop availability

-      Beans are grown all year round mainly in tropical and sub-tropical regions.

-        Medicinal Values

The excessive amount of soluble fibre containing in beans facilitates to lower the level of blood cholesterol.