(Phaseolus lunatus) (aka Large Speckled Calico) First cultivated in the
U.S. around 1840. Produces beautiful quarter-sized
flat white seeds with maroon spots and swirls. Rich
flavor, can be used as both a shell lima or dry. Heavy
yields, bears even during extreme heat. Pole habit,
Trellis, tepee or fencing
Green Thumb Tip Lima beans thrive in hot temperatures. Sow seeds
outdoors after danger of frost has passed and soil
and air temperatures have warmed. Seeds will
germinate in 7-18 days. Limas prefer full sun. ± 360 seeds/lb
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