Bean Seeds - Early Thorogreen Bush Lima
It is a bush type that reaches 18" tall and requires no staking. An excellent choice for those who have a short growing season. Downy mildew resistant.
- Seeds Per Package:
- 1/2 oz - Approximately 26 Seeds
- 1 lb - Approximately 850 Seeds
- 5 lb - Approximately 4,250 Seeds
- 25 lb - Approximately 21,250 Seeds
Large wide deep kernels on small white cobs.
8-9" long ears.
Grows in a wide variety of soils.
Very tight husks help keep out corn worms.
Excellent root structure, but remember to plant them on 8-10" centers so they can help support each other in high winds.
Each plant can easily average a pound of dry kernels.
One of the best varieties for hominy because the skin slips off so easy.
There are many uses for dent corns like: Hominy, masa harina (what tamales or chips are made out of), Posole, Corn Bread, Corn nuts, Corn Muffins, Hush Puppies, Corn Fritters, Grits, and Corn Soup just to name a few! Slice the kernels off in the milk stage and saute with onions, garlic and other spices for a wonderful dish!