Purpurascens it is a natural genetic variation of Bourbon. Resistant to drought because of its strong root system. It is characterized by the purple/deep red colour of its foliage. Plant of mid stature, the branch points on the main stem are medium spaced. Produces small, compact beans. The yield is poor.

Morphological Characteristics

Mid stature, cone-shaped plant, looks like a small pine tree
Small, compact beans, longish shaped, some of them are pointed in one side.
Branch spacing is medium
Branches angle of insertion to main branch is acute, about 45°
Purple/reddish foliage
Branch-bud spacing is medium
Small size, slender leaves.