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Beans - Lima, Henderson Bush

The quality of home grown beans can not be found in a supermarket, and they are a healthy choice for any table. An 83 g serving of beans has 3 g of dietary fiber, and is a good source of vitamins A, C and calcium. Approximately 3.5 seeds/gram

  • Do not presoak beans to hasten germination
  • Plant 5 cm [2"] apart and 2.5 cm [1"] deep
  • Beans are susceptible to diseases. Remove plants in fall and try not to plant in the same location for 3 years.

  • Lima, Henderson (Bush) -65 days. Plants 40 cm (16") tall. Pods are 8 cm (3") with 3-4 seeds. Excellent for freezing and canning. Seeds are small, white and flat. Very productive.
    Approximate Seeds Per Gram - 3 to 4.
    Seeding Rate - 700 to 900 grams per 100 ft row