About Purple-Podded Pole
67–70 days. Purple pods are easy to spot while picking and then turn light green when blanched or cooked. Young pods are great eaten fresh, too. Vines produce a heavy, continuous crop of stringless 5–7" pods with round beans. Heirloom also known as Purple Peacock.
Best planted once the soil has warmed. See also Runner Beans in Climbing Plants.