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Salewski's Ungarn/Salewski's Ungarische

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  • Salewski's Ungarn/Salewski's Ungarische

    A bean variety named Salewski's Ungarn was donated to the A4a seed circle in 2020. It's an attractive bean but in my garden it struggled a little and wasn't very productive.

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    Bohnen-Atlas has a mixed variety called Salewski's Ungarische, with three distinct forms (

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    I'm wondering what the connection between these two varieties might be, whether anyone else has grown Salewski's Ungarn and, if so, how it did for them.

    A small amount of googling suggests that Ungarn means Hungary and Ungarische Hungarian. The latter seems more likely as part of a name. And who, come to that, might Salewski be?