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Lima Bean seeds, Henderson heirloom

Lima Bean seeds, Henderson heirloom

The Henderson Lima bean is an heirloom bean that is a disease-resistant variety introduced in 1889. It is a small, creamy white bean that has a distinct buttery flavor. It is a bush variety of bean, meaning you do not need to trellis these beans and they will grow into a compact tree-like plant.
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Care Guide

Start indoors if you want a few weeks before the last frost then transplant outside. You can also start Lima Beans after all danger of frost has passed in your garden by direct sowing. Plan 2" apart, cover with 1" of soil, keep the rows about 2 to 3 feet apart.
Germination: 7 - 18 days

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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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