KENTUCKY WONDER

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(Phaseolus vulgaris)  Heirloom dating back to 1864; originally known as 'Old Homestead' but later renamed 'Kentucky Wonder' due to its size which was indeed a wonder with plants up to 2.2m high.  Round, long, slightly curved, green bean 15-20cm long with brown seeds.  Stringless when young. Heavy producing - pick regularly to maintain production.  Excellent fresh, cooked or frozen. Resistant to bean rust. 58-70 days. 135 seeds

(BeanClimbing00226)

SKU BeanClimbing00226
Shipping Weight 0.0030kg
Shipping Width 0.010m
Shipping Height 0.010m
Shipping Length 0.010m

Excellent Harvest

By: on 24 March 2015
I bought a packet of your Kentucky Beans 3 seasons ago, and this, their 3rd season has been amazing. I have a double row 1m long and have been picking delicious beans from 19.12.14 and am still picking about 4-500g every 2 days. I am really impressed with the strike rate after so long and also the huge crop I and a few neighbours have enjoyed this season. I am also growing butter beans and purple beans for for variety.
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