chobbzy's Bean: Calico Lima - SCSSN x 6 Consumed
This bean is being grown for the SCSSN in Victoria seeds will be sent back after I have had my fill :)
chobbzy's Bean: Calico Lima - SCSSN Care Instructions
Try for a seed spacing of at approx. 1.95 feet (60.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.78 inches (2.0 cm) if planning to sow direct.
Ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant - Lima bean 'Speckled Calico' is known for growing to a height of approximately 3.00 metres (that's 9.75 feet in imperial).
Your garden has full sun light which is ideal for Lima bean 'Speckled Calico'.
Remember to water often.
Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (10) is within the ideal range for Lima bean 'Speckled Calico'. The recommended range is between Zone 6 and 14.
Lima bean 'Speckled Calico' tends to grow best in a soil ph of between 6.6 and 7.5 meaning it does best in acidic to alkaline soil.
More information about Bean: Calico Lima - SCSSN is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Bean: Calico Lima - SCSSN Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.
26 Jan 2011
Harvesting day 128
32 beans for 15 grams
32.0 x item 0.02 kg
17 Jan 2011
Harvesting day 119
9 seeds from 3 pods for 5 grams
9.0 x item 0.05 kg
15 Jan 2011
Harvesting day 117
23.0 x item 0.1 kg
12 Jan 2011
Harvesting day 114
leaving pods on plant at this time
1.0 x item
17 Nov 2010
Growing day 58
they are starting to encircle the poles 5 out of the 6 are still going but 2 of them arnt doing to much
28 Oct 2010
Growing day 38
I think I can say 3 seeds out of the 6 will survive although they are very slow growing at this stage
23 Sep 2010
Germinating day 3
2 only at this stage
23 Sep 2010
Transplanted day 3