Blue Podded Pea
- Pods are blushed with blue-purple
- Ornamental vines grow to 5-6 feet
- Soup pea
- 80-85 days
- ±2,000 seeds/lb
(aka Blauwschokkers) Productive Dutch strain. Soup peas have been enjoyed as a winter staple in Europe for centuries. Spectacular 5-6' tall plants are beautiful enough to grow as an ornamental. Soak dry seeds overnight before cooking. Soup, 80-85 days. ±2,000 seeds/lb.
Direct Seed: 2-3" Apart
Seed Depth: 1/2-1"
Rows Apart: 24"
Instructions - Peas thrive in cool weather. Sow seeds outdoors as soon as soil can be worked in spring. Seeds will germinate in 7-14 days. Double rows of peas can be planted on each side of a trellis.