Botanical Name: Vigna sesquipedalis
Height: 9-12 ft.
Spacing: 6-12 in. between plants, 3-4 ft. between rows
Depth: 1.5 in.
Spread: 6-12 in.
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Fruit: Pods reach 14-30 in. long, crisp tender and delicious. Pods for eating should be picked before when they are 15-18 in. long.
Days To Maturity: 85 days
Soil Requirements: Rich, well drained soil
Seed Count: 50 seeds per 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 in., 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.