• 1333
    • 2 oz
    • $2.99
    • 1351
    • 1/2 lb
    • $8.99

Fordhook 242 Lima Bean


Sets Well in Adverse Weather

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Product Details

75 DAYS Bush-type plant sets 3-5 light green seeds per pod that are perfect for cooking, freezing and canning. Bountiful even during drought and heat, bush varieties mature earlier than pole limas and do not need support.

  • Zones: 3 - 9 annual
  • Height: 20 inches .
  • Spacing: 3 - 6 inches.
  • Depth: 1 - 1.5 inches.
  • Spread: 24 inches .
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun.
  • Soil Preference: Rich, sandy, well-drained soil.
  • Germination: 7 - 10 days.
  • Pollinator: Self pollinating.
  • Days To Maturity: 75 days.
  • Yield: 25 pounds shelled/100 foot row.
  • Foliage: Green foliage.
  • Fruit: Plump with 3 - 4 cream colored beans per pod.
  • Growth Rate: Medium growth rate.
  • Size: 4 inches.
  • Seed Counts: 2 oz. packet is approximately 50 seeds, 1/2 lb. is approximately 400 seeds and 2lbs. is approx. 800 seeds
    • 1333
    • 2 oz
    • $2.99
    • 1351
    • 1/2 lb
    • $8.99

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