Updated March 28th, 2024 at 22:35 IST

Variety Of Green Beans Found In India

Know all about the varying kind of green beans found in India, from broad beans to Chinese long beans. Remember, greens are an important part of your diet.

1/5: Broad beans, also recognised as Fava Beans, boast a rich content of fibre, folate, and manganese. Celebrated for their potential to aid in weight management and cholesterol reduction. / Image: Pexels

2/5: Chinese Long Beans, or Yardlong beans, stretch impressively long and feature in many Asian culinary creations. They have a chewy texture and nutty flavour./ Image: Unsplash

3/5: String Beans, characterised by the fibrous string running along their seam, resemble French beans but offer a slightly firmer bite. / Image: Unsplash

4/5: French Beans, known for their slender silhouette and vibrant green hue, are a common sight in salads, stir-fries, and as vegetable accompaniments. / Image: Unsplash

5/5: Surti Papdi, often referred to as fava or broad beans, are notable for their large, flat appearance. These beans are integral to Indian, Middle Eastern, and Mediterranean dishes./ Image: Unsplash

Published March 28th, 2024 at 22:35 IST