Beans Kentucky Wonder
The most popular pole bean of all. Long, round, slightly curved pods are borne in clusters. stringless and tender when young, the medium green pods are rich in flavor. Can be grown on poles, fences or trellis.
Pole Beans may be grown on a fence or trellis and the seed planted in a row. For highest quality and yield, pick pods when young, about 3-4 inches long.
Planting time - Late Spring
Matures in - 65 days
Germinates in - 6 to 10 days
Sowing depth - 1 inch
Row spacing - 3 feet apart (poles 6-8 feet high)
Seed spacing Ð 4 to 6 seeds per pole
Thinning - When plants are 2 to 3 inches tall, thin leaving strongest plants 8 inches apart, or 3-4 plants around each pole.
Net weight 18 G (approximately 55 seeds)
Bulk Pole Bean seed available.
1300 Seeds/lb. Plant 1lb per 100ft row.
70-90lbs of Pole Bean seed needed per acre.
Average Pole Bean yield per acre - 172 bushels.