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Orient Wonder Yard Long Bean

Long on Flavor

Crisp, tender and delicious. Best cooked in oil as stir-fry, sauteed or deep fried. Pick pods young when they are 15- to 18-in. long, pencil width and not fully mature. Pods can grow several inches in a day in warmer climates! Superior flavor and adaptable to a wide range of climates. 85 DAYS.
  • Zone 3 - 9 annual
  • Height 9 - 12 feet.
  • Germination 7 - 19 days.
  • Shade Required Full sun.

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For each offer ordered, get approx. 50 seeds per packet

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  • Botanical Name: Vigna sesquipedalis 'Orient'
  • Height: 9 - 12 feet.
  • Spacing: 6 - 12 inches between plants, 3 - 4 feet between rows.
  • Depth: 1.5 inches.
  • Spread: 6 - 12 inches.
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun.
  • Pollinator: Self pollinating.
  • Foliage: Green foliage.
  • Fruit: Pods reach 14 - 30 inches long, crisp tender and delicious. Pods for eating should be picked before they are 15 - 18 inches long.
  • Days To Maturity: 85 days.
  • Form: Annual. Vining.
  • Soil Requirements: Rich, well drained soil.
  • Growth Rate: Medium to fast growth rate.
  • Seed Count: Approximately 50 seeds per 2 oz. packet.
  • Comments: Pods can grow several inches in a day in warmer climates. Pods should be picked for eating when they are around 15 - 18 inches, pencil width and not yet fully mature. Beans are very crisp, tender & delicious. An improvement over older Yard Long Bean varieties as Orient Wonder has superior flavor and better adaptability to a wider range of climates. Also known as Asparagus Beans because of their long, thin stature.

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