Definition of sugar bean in English:
A French bean of a reddish mottled variety widely eaten in South Africa.
- Seedco Zambia produces various seeds ranging from maize, soya beans, sugar beans, wheat, sorghum and groundnuts which are also exported to some countries within the Southern African region.
- At Christmas, people eat sweet bread in the form of the child Jesus; at Easter, children are told that eggs are dropped in the gardens by flying church bells; and sugar beans are distributed to those who visit a young mother.
- Mealie meal, sugar beans and cooking oil were provided to the most needy.