Christmas Lima bean

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Historically, gastronomic accounts date the Christmas Lima bean to the 1840s.The bean, which is often called the Chestnut Lima because of it similarity in taste to the nut, is a large, white, flat seed with maroon spots and swirls. These intricate designs remain on the bean once it is cooked. The Christmas Lima has a full-bodied, nutty, chestnut taste and the texture of baked potatoes. It is used in both its mature green state as a shelled Lima for eating fresh, freezing or canning as well as used dried, cooked into stews and casseroles. The Christmas Lima is very successful in the high desert environments of the southwest. They are hardy, heat tolerant and very productive‚??a bean known for its yield and versatilit

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Owl Hollow Farm

  Mc Donald, TN

Owl Hollow Farm is a secluded farmstead near Cleveland, TN. Most of the property is mature and transitional forest and is a National Wildlife Federation Certified Wildlife Habitat. Providing Habitat for wildlife is important to us and is essential to the process of growing healthy food for our family and friends. (more...)


Out of the Box Collective

  Chatsworth, CA    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Out Of The Box Collective is LA's farm to table home delivery service. The Mission of Out of the Box Collective is to deliver the Food Revolution to our customer's table by using their food dollars to support a collective of local farmers, ranchers, vintners and artisans who are stewards of the land. (more...)


Our Family Farm

  Flushing, MI

CSA using heirloom varieties. We grow vegetables, herbs and flowers in the garden. Offer free range eggs to members. Our season usually last from June through October for produce. Recipes are available with your share to help in utilizing the produce received. Preservation class available to learn how to save your share.(more...)


Orange County Family Farm

  Silverado, CA

Summer 2009 Kicks off May 30, 9am- 2pm. Join us!(more...)


Onyx Certified Farmers Market

  Onyx, CA

The Onyx Certified Farmers Market is open seasonally June through November seven days a week, from 8am to 6pm. It is located at 300 Doyle Ranch Road in Onyx, Kern County, California. The Market features locally grown produce, state certified local eggs, and nursery items. You will find a variety in season unlike most markets!(more...)


O'Rourke Family Farms

  Downs, IL    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

We are a small sustainable family farm in south-central McLean County raising produce, fresh herbs, seedlings and seedstock for the local community. 2014 is our 11th year growing fresh produce for the local community. All seed-stock is sourced organically when possible and absolutely no GMO seed is used in our produce fields. (more...)