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Great Northern Beans

Hearty & excellent seed for all canning needs

Hearty and excellent for canning, we offer this popular direct-seed bean that’s easily cultivated and a top-producing early variety.


Aries is a Great Northern Bean variety that has shown good adaptability to Manitoba.  Registered in Canada in 2019.

Aries is upright architecture and is acceptable in the market.

  • High Yielding – 135% of Pink Panther in 14 site years of Manitoba Trial Data
  • Type II upright growth habit
  • Early Maturity (99 days)
  • Seed size 1,256 Seeds/lb
  • Resistant to Bean Common Mosaic Virus