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Lima Bean seeds, Snow on the Mountain heirloom

Lima Bean seeds, Snow on the Mountain heirloom

Snow on the Mountain Lima Beans are a large and a vigorous pole variety of Lima bean. They are very tasty when dried and when cooked have a sweet, walnut flavor. This heirloom Lima Bean dates back to the 1860s. Slightly curved, sometimes twisted pods grow 4-4.5"" long and contain three to four seeds each.

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Care Guide

Sow seeds directly into soil 1" deep when all danger of frost has passed.
Space rows 36-48" apart, but it is easier if you simply plant them along side a fence as the vines grow rapidly and climb.
Trellis if needed.
Full sun.
Germination: 7-18 days

Uses for this Plant

Climate Adaptive Qualities

Our Mission


We sell small batches because we think it's important to try a bunch
of different types of plants in your garden, and in your climate,
to see what is beneficial.

Our seeds are harvested fresh every Fall when we make small batches to sell. We also source fresh seeds for the year from local farmers, seed banks, and non-gmo organically grown suppliers.

• Non-GMO
• USA grown
• Open-pollinated
• Untreated (no fungicides, pesticides, herbicides, etc.)
• Tested to meet the highest germination standards


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