Lima beans are an edible flat whitish bean. They are also called butterbeans or sieva beans and are eaten as a vegetable.
Can hamsters eat lima beans at all?
Let’s take a look at their nutritional data and find out more.
In particular, their acidic, water, sugar, fat, calcium, salt, and phosphorus content is of most interest as far as hamsters are concerned.
As you can see lima beans contain a lot of phosphorus and acidic content, a hint of sodium, sugar and calcium.
This means that lima beans are not good for hamsters to eat due to their acidic content. They will make them sick if they are eaten.