Definition of pole bean in English:

pole bean

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North American
A climbing bean.
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  • There, kudzu grows like a pole bean on steroids.
  • Fresh beans contain fiber, vitamin C, and beta-carotene. ‘Purple Peacock’ is a flavorful pole bean whose green leaves contrast with its purple pods, stems, and flowers; it's also very heat tolerant. ‘Helda’ is a tasty Romano type of bean.
  • Almost any type will work - morning glories, moonflowers, hyacinth beans, even pole beans.

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