Difference between revisions of "Red Willow Leaf"

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== Name and History ==
 
== Name and History ==
First offered in the Seed Savers Exchange in 1984 by J.R. of North Carolina.
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First offered in the Seed Savers Exchange in 1984 by Jack Rice of North Carolina.
  
 
SSE Accession: LIMA/POLE 41
 
SSE Accession: LIMA/POLE 41

Latest revision as of 14:50, 22 September 2016

Red Willow Leaf
Uses
Growth Habit pole
Maturity
Flower Color
Pod Color green
Seed Color red
Seed Pattern solid


Name and History

First offered in the Seed Savers Exchange in 1984 by Jack Rice of North Carolina.

SSE Accession: LIMA/POLE 41

Description

Growth: Like other willow leaf limas, said to resist heat and drought. Leaves reportedly not as narrow as other willow leaf varieties. 90-95 days to maturity. Tall, productive vines.
Flowers:


Pods: Flat and green.
Seeds: Flat and small. Solid red.

Uses and Opinions

Shell or dry beans.

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