This variety is extremely productive and beans have a sweeter flavor than many other pole bean varieties. Vining plants grow to 6-8′ tall and require trellising. Bean pods are round, straight and best picked at about 6-7″ long. Kentucky Blue Pole Bean is an early variety and starts producing beans usually 1-2 weeks before other varieties and performs great when grown in spring and in fall. 65 days to maturity.