top
Shop our new for 2015 products. Shop now!

Bean Lima, Big Mama

Bred from a rarely grown New Jersey heirloom.

Burpee Exclusive

Customer Favorite!

HEIRLOOM. Soak up a pot of Big Mama and each smooth-textured, extra-tasty bean will swell to fill a teaspoon. Big Mama will make "lima lovers" of your whole family. Healthy too, 1 cup of cooked lima beans provides 20% of the daily value for copper and magnesium, plus a whopping 13 grams of fiber. Easy to grow, the 8-10 ft. vines yield huge 8" long pods that are packed with giant beans. Harvest fresh when pale green or allow to dry to white for storing. Delicious!

Product Details

Growth Habit: Pole 

Days to Maturity: 80  days

Sun: Full Sun 

Height: 8-10  feet

Spread: 1  feet

Thinning: 6 inches 

Sowing Method: Direct Sow 

Fruit Size: 8  inches

Buy This Product
Item # Order Quantity Price
61759A
Pkt.
(3 oz., 85 seeds)
$5.95
61759U
Pkt.
(1 lb., 450 seeds)
$16.95

More Views

SHARE:

E-mail Facebook Twitter

We also suggest these gardening products and ideas.

Buy This Product Quantity
91439 - 1 Tower
$39.95
Buy This Product Quantity
99004 - Growth Activator
$9.95
Buy This Product Quantity
83139 - One 3oz. Pkg
(40' row)
$9.95
83147 - One 10 oz. Pkg.
(130' row)
$13.95
Growing Info

Growing Pole and Bush Beans  3:39

Beans are one of the easiest summer crops you can grow. We show you how to grow your own.
read more...

How To Direct Sow Seeds  3:40

Learn how to direct sow seeds from Burpee's expert horticulturist.
read more...

Introduction to Raised Bed Gardening  0:59

If you’ve ever wanted to know just what raised bed gardening is then this is the place to start.
read more...
Recently Viewed Items
(

What is this?

)
Bean Lima, Big Mama
product name