This one, the Louisiana bean, is related to Cranberry beans, and has a pinky-beige background with maroon speckles.
Bayo Beans (Louisiana) cook up firm, but smooth.
Pinto beans, cranberry beans
1 pound (450 g) dry = 3 to 4 cups cooked
Bayo Beans (Louisiana) were introduced in France in 1970.
Bayo is a corruption of the word “bayou.”