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Cranberry Beans, also known as borlotti in Italian and "shell beans" in some regions. These beans have a mild flavor that is somewhat comparable to nuts, particularly chestnuts. It is used in Italian, Portuguese, Turkish, and Greek cuisine.
Fresh beans — variously known as green beans, snap beans, and string beans — come in a wide range of shapes and colors. The “green” in fresh green beans refers to their immature state at harvest, not their color, according to Earthbound Organic Farms. They can vary in hue from pale to deep #green, from yellow to purple, and from mottled cream to russet.