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Q.Does Lima Beans Need Fertilizer

jeanette added on March 8, 2011 | Answered

How much fertilizer do Henderson butter beans need? Also, do they need lime?

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Answered on March 10, 2011

If you have good soil, they don't need much fertilizer. A bit of balanced (e.g. 10-10-10) fertilizer will be fine. They do not need lime. Lime is sometimes used if the soil's pH is off, but the average vegetable garden does not have this problem.

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