Hilgardia
Hilgardia
Hilgardia
University of California
Hilgardia

New heat tolerant lima bean: Plant breeding program developed new variety of standard lima bean suitable for interior valleys

Author

R. W. Allard

Author Affiliations

R. W. Allard is Associate Professor of Agronomy, University of California, Davis.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 8(3):5-5. DOI:10.3733/ca.v008n03p5. March 1954.

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Abstract

The new Mackie lima bean–the result of a cross between a baby lima strain from the Hopi Indian reservation and a strain similar to Burpee's Bush–is a bush type variety.

Allard R. 1954. New heat tolerant lima bean: Plant breeding program developed new variety of standard lima bean suitable for interior valleys. Hilgardia 8(3):5-5. DOI:10.3733/ca.v008n03p5
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