Sweet, tender and early to mature, Fordhook 242 produces plump white lima beans in 4 inch long pods that are easy to shell. An All-America Selection in 1945, Fordhook 242 remains the standard in its class. Plants grow up to 2' tall and are heat and drought tolerant and widely adapted. Approx. 425 seeds/lb. 75 to 85 days.
40 seeds will sow a 12' row at 4" spacing. Thin to 6-8" between plants.
Beans cannot be shipped to Idaho.