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MEXICAN JUMPING BEANS

ITEM STATUS: SEASON'S OVER
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HOW TO ORDER:

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We are offering to send you 9 GENUINE mexican jumping beans for every $3 dollars.
(1 set = 3 boxes, with 3 beans each).

These are only sold as set of three boxes (Ex. $6 for 2 sets, $9 for 3 sets, etc.).

Minimum Priority Mail Shipping + Handling fee is $3.99 for up to 300 beans (100 boxes) WITHIN THE U.S.

(For only $1 we will include a floppy with the game & screensaver with your order, or download the game and receive your registration code by email for free with purchase)


WHAT MAKES THEM TICK?:

These amazing 'beans' come from a tree named 'Sebastiana' that only grows in Mexico. A little moth lays her eggs on the flower of the tree, and the larvae starts eating the seed from the inside. While the larvae grows, the outside layer of the seed starts to get dry and hard, making almost impossible for the larvae to get out. The 'jumping' movements of the larvae helps these little creatures to move out from the heat.

The larvae eventually eats all the soft tissue found inside the seed, and then they go into a metarphosis stage, which ends in the transformation to a little moth that can barely escape from the natural craddle.


HOW TO KEEP THEM JUMPING FOR A LONG PERIOD OF TIME:

First, keep in mind that these jumpings beans are ALIVE. That means that, like any other living thing around your house, needs some care, in the case of the jumping beans, they dont need much attention from your part, but you must follow some simple rules:

  • The jumping beans dont need to be feed like any other pet, but you must at least every other day, give them a drop of water. This will refresh the seed, giving them a break from the endless hours of jumping activity. However, avoid letting them sink into to water.

  • The heat from your closed hands or a bright light is enough to make them feel warm, and possibly start to jump. However, avoid the overexposure to the heat, remember they are confined in such a little space, that the temperature will rise very quick inside the shell!

  • Apply other common sense rules about maintaining living things!

DOWNLOADS:

Download the Mexican Jumping Bean screensaver for free; HERE (540k)

CLICK HERE for the screensaver's registration code (cut & paste)

NEW Download "BJ The Mexican Jumping Bean, Jumping Bean Challenge" game HERE (640k)
Jumping Bean Game!

Play with joystick or keyboard on Windows 95, 98 & 2000

 

The game is FREE for all customers, they will receive the registration code via email.

 

JUMPING BEAN SEASON IS OVER? (January-June)

If the Jumping Beans season is over, you can still download the game.

The game is available alone for only a dollar (US $1) which may be acredited towards your next purchase of jumping beans from us.  This one dollar credit can be claimed using the Serial Number provided.

(PayPal button disabled until next season)

To obtain the registration keys, download the game and press the PayPal button.
You'll receive the keys via email upon confirmation.

Remember the registration key is free if you buy at least a set of real Jumping Beans from this page!


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