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Lima bean

Phaseolus lunatus 'King of the Garden lima bean'

Also known as

Bean

Full Sun
Light watering
Tender

10b

USDA zone

2°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

60cm

Max

30cm

30cm

Min

20cm

Flowering

Lima bean Overview

The pods are large at about 20cm and the seeds are a pale green colour.

Common problems with Lima bean

How to propagate Lima bean

Seed

You can propagate from seeds in the autumn or spring.

Other uses of Lima bean

Culinary