Picking fresh peas from your garden is always a treat. They are a good source of iron and an excellent source of vitamin C. Approximately 5 seeds / gram.
- Plant seeds early in spring as soon as the soil can be prepared.
- Sow seeds 2-3 cm apart and 2 cm deep.
- Do not thin plants.
- For best results, harvest in early summer or fall when peas enlarge pods.
- A 6 metre row of plants will yield approximately 5 kg of pods.
Homesteader – 65 days. Each season enhances the reputation and increases the popularity of this pea. Height about 75 cm [2.5′] Pods are slightly curved and contain 8-9 peas of medium size and exceptional sweetness and quality. Produces well, even in hot weather. Recommended for freezing.