Lima Bean, Christmas

Catalog #0607

5372
(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, 75-100 days.
DIRECT SEED
2" Apart
SEED DEPTH
1"
ROWS APART
36-48"
SUPPORT
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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