Heirloom Lima Bean Seeds


Now you can buy heirloom lima bean seeds from David's Garden Seeds®.

Early Thorogreen Bush Lima Bean

Early Thorogreen Bush Lima Bean (Bush) 50 Heirloom Seeds


This heirloom dwarf plant is a big yielder! Early Thorogreen Bush Lima Bean produces a 3 inch, flat, thin lima bean that lacks the meaty texture of bigger lima bean varieties. Considered a baby lima bean as it grows on low maintenance, 18 inch bush plants. Highly suitable to Northern states, Early Thorogreen Bush Lima Bean is a delicious choice for soups and casseroles.  Harvest in about 65 days.

Giant Speckled Lima Bean 25 Heirloom Seeds


4-6”L pods produce 2-3 quarter-sized, white seeds with maroon spots and swirls. They have a subtle chestnut flavor and buttery texture. Vigorous, 10’L vines produce well in extreme heat. Markings are retained when cooked if green shelled or dried.

Fordhook Lima Bean

Fordhook Lima Bean (Bush) 25 Heirloom Seeds


Fordhook Lima Bean is an AAS winner more than 60 years ago and still the standard for lima beans. Early bearing and delicious, this is the best large-seeded variety. Open pollinated. Harvest in about 90 days.

Henderson Bush Lima Bean

Henderson Bush Lima Bean (Bush) 50 Heirloom Seeds


Plant produces high yields of flavorful baby lima beans. Pods are 3 and 1/4 inches long and dark green. High in vitamin A, B, and C. Excellent canning and freezing variety.  Harvest in about 70 days. 

Jackson Wonder Lima Bean

Jackson Wonder Lima Bean (Bush) 100 Heirloom Seeds


Prolific, cold-hardy heirloom with bright nutty flavor and distinctive coloring. Lovely and flavorful, Jackson Wonder was introduced in 1888, quickly becoming an American favorite. A rich chestnut color, speckled with maroon, the beans have a bright, nutty flavor.

With a compact bush habit, the prolific plants only grow 18 to 24 inches tall, so harvesting is quick and easy. One cold-hardy lima bean, Jackson Wonder performs beautifully through the warmer parts of Zone 5 when other limas have given up.  Harvest in about 90 days. 

King of The Garden Lima Bean 25 Heirloom Seeds


The most widely grown heirloom lima bean.. Introduced in 1883 by Frank Platt, it produces 4 to 7" long by 1-1/4" wide pods, containing 4 to 6 large creamy-white seeds with honey-like flavor. Vines grow to 9-1/2' and bear heavily over an extended season. An old favorite of excellent quality. This is a pole lima bean.

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