Organic Kentucky Wonder Pole Bean - Phaseolus vulgaris Seeds
Organic Kentucky Wonder Pole Bean
An heirloom pole bean that originates back to 1864, when it was first introduced as the Texas Pole and later rename Old Homestead. Later in 1877, it was to be renamed the Kentucky Wonder Pole. This bean has been recognized for its distinctive flavor, grander in size, silvery green fleshy pods with its bold meaty flavor. This white bean variety is vigorous and known for its crisp, tender nature and being free of having fibers. Excellent served fresh or shelled; preserves well and its perfect in drying, as well. Best while picked early in the harvest.
The Kentucky Wonder grows strong, even in hot climates. Ideally on trellises, poles and fences. Featuring heavy crops with a length of 9”, this vine will reach about five to seven feet maturing in about 58 – 72 days.
- Sun: Full
- Direct Sow: 2-3 weeks after last frost
- Seed Count: 25
- Days to Maturity: 58 - 72
- Plant Size: 5' - 7'
Keep soil moist while seeds are germinating.
Grow on trellises, poles and fences to support heavy crop.
Best when harvested in its earlier stages and pick often to a continual harvest.