Stay Connected   USDA In Facebook USDA In Twitter USDA In Youtube USDA govdelivery USDA In Flickr USDA RSS
Stay Connected
Commodity Image Gallery
Calico Lima Beans
 Calico Lima Beans 

This is a large, quarter dollar-sized, flat bean that is colored light cream with maroon spots, splashes, and swirls. An heirloom bean dating back to the 1840s, it has been a favorite for many generations. These taste a bit like chestnuts when cooked.

Last updated: 1/20/12