Christmas Pole Lima Bean, 1840 Heirloom

$3.25 $3.75 -14% OFF

Christmas Pole Lima Bean, 1840 Heirloom

$3.25 $3.75 -14% OFF
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The Seed Savers Exchange - Also knowns as Large Speckled Calico, this variety was first cultivated in the United States around 1840 and produces beautiful, quarter-sized, falt white seeds with maroon spots and swirls.  It has a rich flavor and can be used as shell lima bean or dry bean.  Heavy yields, bears even during extreme heat. Pole habit, 75-100 dys. 

  • Pole bean
  • Large Maroon and White Speckled Seeds
  • Performs well in extreme hear
  • Shelling and Dry bean
  • 75-100 days
  • 50 seeds per packet 

Instructions -

Lima beans thrive in hot temperatures. Sow seeds outdoors after the danger of frost has passed and soil and air temperatures have warmed. Seeds will germinate in 7-18 days. Limas prefer full sun. 

Direct Seed 2" apart

Planting Depth 1"

Rows Apart: 36-48"

Full Sun

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