Sem Phali, Lima Beans - Desi Vegetable Seeds

Nutritional profile. 1 packet contains approximately 35 seeds.
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About Sem Phali

Phaseolus lunatus is a legume grown for its edible seeds or beans. Lima bean are two types, bush and pole or vine varieties. Bush lima bean varieties are ready for harvest from 60 to 80 days from sowing; pole bean varieties are ready for harvest in 85 to 90 days.

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Seeds Specifications

Seeds per Packet35
Common Name butter bean, Theobroma cacao,seim bean,lablab bean
Height 20.00 to 30.00 feet
Flower Colour white
Bloom Time Seasonal bloomer
Difficulty Level easy to grow

Planting and care

  • To help conserve water, reduce stress, and encourage healthy growth, apply a 2- to 4-inch layer of chopped and shredded leaves, grass clippings, or shredded bark around the base of your plants
  • Allow about an inch of space between the mulch and the base stem of the plant

Sem Phali care

  • They are usually shipped in the spring as bare roots when plants are fully dormant, well before they have leafed out
  • They’ll look like a bundle of sticks on arrival
  • Note, they are not dead—simply dormant
  • If you are buying container-grown plants (vs
  • bare-root plants), plant them by May or early June for best results
Sunlight Full sun to part shade
Watering Medium
Soil well-drained soil that are loamy sandy and averagely mild can suit its growth.
Temperature 65 F
Fertilizer Apply any organic fertilizer
Harvest Season November to january

Sem Phali special feature

Commercially grown pantropically for its seeds/beans. Interesting small ornamental tree for tropical areas.

Sem Phali uses

Medicinal Use:

  • it is good for digestive system, relieving constipation, help in weight loss
  • The sem phalli (pulses) contains good protein
  • Lima beans are an excellent source of molybdenum and a very good source of dietary fiber, copper and manganese
  • Lima beans are good sources of folate, phosphorus, protein, potassium, vitamin B1, iron, magnesium and vitamin B6
  • Note: Use only after consulting the specialist

Culinary Use:

  • sem phali green pod is consumed as vegetable and its bean as pulse

Frequently Asked Questions

How tall do sem phali grow?

On average sem phali grows 20.00 to 30.00 feet

What color are sem phali?

A sem phali plant bears flowers of color white

How hard is sem phali to grow?

A sem phali is easy to grow

How much sunlight does a sem phali need?

A sem phali prefers Full sun to part shade

How much water does a sem phali need?

A sem phali prefers watering Medium

What kind of soil does a sem phali need?

well-drained soil that are loamy sandy and averagely mild can suit its growth.

What temperature does a sem phali like?

65 F

How should I fertilize my sem phali?

Apply any organic fertilizer


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