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Basic Collection Information and Status
Lima Bean (Phaseolus lunatus, Fabaceae)
Cultural Affiliation   Hopi
Collection Site   Arizona, United States (latitude: 36°; altitude: 5,600 ft / 1,700 m)
Collection Year   1982
Accession Status   Active
Catalog Information and Instructions
Hopi GrayPL080
“Maasi hatiko.” Light beige beans, plain or mottled with black. Seeds sometimes sprouted and used in ceremonies. May have good resistance to Mexican Bean Beetle.
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Collection Site
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The Native Seeds/SEARCH digital photo collection for this accession is provided below.
P17-013 CF12 FL2P17-013 CF12 FR, FL2P17-013 CF12 L1P17-013 CF12 PL, FR, FL1P17-013 CF12 PL1P17-013 CF12 PL2P17-013 CF12 PL3P17-013 CF12 PL4P17-013 CF12 S2P17-013 CF12 S3P17-013 Original SP17-013 CF12 S1
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Characterization and Evaluation
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Lima Bean IntroductionCultivation InstructionsSeed Saving Instructions
Growing as perennial vines in their native tropical environment, lima beans are broad, flat beans eaten green or dried. Plants are tolerant of salt and alkaline soils.Plant in spring or with summer rains, 1" deep and 6" apart or in basins. These long season plants will produce until frost, although production slows in the hot dry months. Trellis vines, or allow room to sprawl.This annual is mainly self-pollinating. Varieties should be separated by 40 feet (12 m). Dried pods can be harvested throughout the growing season, or harvest whole plants.
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