Climbing – Pole Bean Kentucky Wonder

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A trusted and reliable Heirloom variety producing vigorous rust resistant plants (6-8ft tall) which are tolerant to a wide variety of conditions. The crops are heavy with 7 to 9 in pods of exceptional flavor which areoval, thick, gently curved, meaty, tender and string-less when young.

  • Seed Count: 125

300 in stock

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Climbing – Pole Bean Kentucky Wonder

Climbing – Pole Bean Kentucky Wonder. A trusted and reliable Heirloom variety producing vigorous rust resistant plants (6-8ft tall) which are tolerant to a wide variety of conditions. The crops are heavy with 7 to 9 in pods of exceptional flavor which areoval, thick, gently curved, meaty, tender and string-less when young.  Beans are suitable for freezing.

Cultivation Advice Climbing – Pole Bean Kentucky Wonder

Time to harvest: 12-14 weeks

Germination time: 7-14 days

Planting Depth:  2 inch

Spacing, Row:  18 inches

Spacing, Seeds:   6-9 inches

Light:  Sunny Location

  • Beans are hungry crops that require ample organic matter dug in prior to sowing.
  • Sow in pots undercover in April for an earlier harvest or directly outside when all danger of frost has passed.
  • Protect young plants from pests.
  • Loosely tie in young plants to supports.
  • Feed once in flower with a high-potash fertiliser to prolong cropping.
  • Harvest Jun-Oct