Got the seeds, now, let'em shoot!
Alternate (winter), everyday (summer)
Balcony or terrace
One step at a time, with a lil water and light.
Sow the seeds 0.5 cm deep in well composted soil
Space the seedlings at 90cm by 90cm
Germination will take place in 6-8 days
Harvest in 60-70 days from sowing
Good things take time and care
Why are my Val seeds not germinating?
Improper growing conditions like over watering/ under watering, not enough sunlight or sowing in the seeds too deep can all affect the germination process of your val ( pawata)seeds. Make sure you are following the sowing and growing instructions correctly to ensure successful germination.
Why is my val ( pawata) plant not flowering?
A failure to bloom could be an indication of a nitrogen deficiency. When your val plant is more than 45 days old, provide one tablespoon of 15:15:15 (NPK) fertilizer per plant or mix handful of Vermicompost in the soil around each plant.
Why are my val ( pawata ) plant leaves drooping and turning yellow?
Overwatering can turn the leaves of your bean plant yellow. Water your potted val ( pawata)every alternate day in winter & every day in summer. Water at the soil near the plant. Avoid overwatering your plant. Sometimes the yellowing can also be because of a disease called Halo Blight.
All the plant gossip, through the grapevine. Pun intended
Val, Pawata or Lima Beans are considered as one of the most nutritious foods.Val is a rich source of fibre. The insoluble fibre in lima beans can help you ease constipation and keep your digestive system healthy. Val also has a low glycaemic index which means that it will not spike your blood sugar too much when you eat it. The soluble fibre in lima beans can help stabilise your blood sugar levels. Val ( pawata) is also a great source of energy because it contains a good amount of slow burning carbohydrates. And for all you vegans out there, lima beans are a great source of plant protein!
Val/Pawata is a great source of energy and vegan protein. Val or Lima beans are packed with healthy carbohydrates. Lima beans are also rich in fibre. Val beans alsorich in minerals like iron, phosphorous, copper, manganese and magnesium. They also contain vitamins like vitamin B, K, E and essential folates.
1.Per capita consumption of lima beans in the United States in 2011 was 0.3 pounds.
2.Lima beans have been cultivated in Peru since 6000 B.C.
3.Val or Pawata is also known as Chad Beans.
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Water your potted val ( pawata)every alternate day in winter & every day in summer. Water at the soil near the plant.
Val ( Pawata) needs full sunlight. Make your raised beds in a sunny spot and keep your containers under open sunlight to ensure that your plant receives sufficient sunlight.
Ideal sowing medium to grow broad bean seeds is 2 part garden soil & 1 part any organic manure or 1 part garden soil, 1 part coco peat & 1 part Vermicompost.
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