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Eastland

  • Brand: General
  • Product Code: 28
  • Availability: In Stock
  • $1.99


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Pkt (≈ 50 seeds)
125 g (≈ 120 seeds)

This bush-type lima bean is one of the most popular. It saves time and effort since pods are produced on short, self supporting vines. They are delicious fresh, and are also excellent for canning and freezing! Great taste and high nutritional value makes them a favorite.

  • Planting Depth: 1 (2.5 cm)
  • Seed Spacing: 3" (7.5 cm)
  • Spacing Between Rows: 30" (75 cm)
  • Days to Germination: 6-18
  • Space After Thinning: 6" (15 cm)
  • Days to Maturity: 70

When and Where to Plant: Select a sunny location when all danger of frost has passed and soil has warmed. For best results loosed soil with spade or fork, fertilize with vegetable food and smooth with rake. Firm soil over and keep moist. Plant ever 3 weeks.

Care: Plant needs plenty of moisture and fertilizer during dry spells.

Harvesting: Pick when pods bulge and you can feel the beans. pods are not edible and can be opened by squeezing.

Your Health: Lima beans are an excellent source of protein, vitamin B, and fiber.