Oops! It appears that you have disabled your Javascript. In order for you to see this page as it is meant to appear, we ask that you please re-enable your Javascript!



Fresh Rattlesnake Bean

This is the young bean that is similar to a Green Bean and when left to mature will turn into a Fresh Rattlesnake Shelling Bean. Blanch for a salad or crudités or use for a vegetable side dish. There are many types of fresh legumes and the best substitutes for the fresh rattlesnake bean would be the Young Scarlet Runner Bean and Fresh Dragon Tongue Bean.

Alternative Names

Rattlesnake Pole Bean


Fresh Legume


North America


Sweet-Slightly, Vegetal


Crisp, Firm, Tender

Prep Methods

Cut/Slice, Pickle

Cooking Method

Blanch, Boil/Simmer, Sauté, Steam


see categorized dishes

Seasonal Availability

  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec
  • In Season
  • Coming/Limited Season
  • Going Out of Season
  • Not In Season


Get ingredient trends delivered to your inbox