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Worchester Indian Red Pole Lima Bean

    Worchester Indian Red Pole Lima Bean


    85 days. [Reported to be of Native American origin, pre- 1868. Introduced 1990 by SESE.] Our hardiest lima. Produces medium-sized limas on heat- and drought-resistant plants. Seeds are a beautiful dark maroon-red. This variety still exhibits a wild trait: a few pods spring open (shatter) when the pods are completely dry. with 2-4 beans per pod. The small packet has about 50 seeds.

    Packet: (14g) unless otherwise indicated. (10-42 seeds depending on variety, sows 5-14 ft.)

    Good to start from seed in these months:

    North Florida: February-June, September 

    Central Florida: February-May, September

    South Florida: January-May, October