- The Henderson Lima Bean is a dwarf variety with drought resistance and the ability to produce up until frost.
60-90 days. Annual. Native to Central America, lima beans are ideal for growing in warmer climates with plenty of sun. Reaching maturity after about sixty days of planting, lima beans can thrive in soils that drain well and have an average temperature. They have been described as having a buttery texture with a delicate flavor, and these beans are great for canning and freezing.