Lima beans need warm soil 

and warm weather. 

Produces large flat pods.

Harvest and shell the beans green for a summer treat or wait until they are dry when you can shell them for storage and use as dry beans.

Phaseolus limensis / W/Matures 9-11/Harvest 12/Yield dry 11-23/Spacing bush 6", pole 8"

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King of the Garden, Henderson's Leviathan Lima Bean

Some people call them Butterbeans. Developed in 1883 by Frank Platt, and still a standout for its early ripening and ability to take cooler weather than othe...
  • Days to maturity: 85
  • Spacing: 8
  • Seeds per packet: 50