Lima Bean - Phaseolus lunatus

When to plant iSowing / transplanting
When to harvest iHarvest period
Height iAverage height
12 inches (30 cm)
Planting distance iPlanting distance
6 inches (15 cm)
Sowing depth iSowing depth
1.75 inches (4.4 cm)
Lima bean growing conditions
Relative growing difficulty iRelative growing difficulty
Soil & fertilization iSoil & fertilization difficulty
Care & maintenance iCare & maintenance difficulty
Pest & diseases iPests & diseases difficulty
Sun / Shade iSun / shade tolerance
Ideal soil type iIdeal soil types
Soil PH iSoil PH
Moisture / drainage iSoil drainage
USDA growing zone rangeiUSDA hardiness growing zones
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RHS hardiness iRHS hardiness rating
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Common names: Butter bean, sieva bean, Madagascar bean

Same family: Fabaceae (19)

Same type: Podded (19)

Same group: Bean (10)