Bean Borlotto Lingua di Fuoco — Tongue of Fire. Bush type shell bean for soups or fresh cooked beans. Plant after soil has warmed up (a week or so before setting out tomatoes). Plant 1 seed 1 inch deep every 2 inches, in rows 12 inches apart. Thin to one plant every 6 inches. Harvest when beans are plump and pods have nice red and white color. 65-70 days. 50 gram packet, approximately 75 seeds.