Brother Nature Seeds

Peas - Homesteader

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Seed Details:
Introduced in 1908 this dwarf variety produces vines 18 to 30 inches high loaded with lots of easy to pick 2 to 3-inch pods, with 6 to 9 peas per pod. These are heat tolerant and wilt resistant. Peas are a valuable source of vitamin C, A and fibre. Harvest before peas fully enlarges for best results. For successive crops, plant at 2 to 3-week intervals until mid-spring.
Instructions:
Direct sow 1 to 2 cm deep when the earth can be worked, or start indoors and transplant in early Spring. Germinates in 7 to 10 days.
Habitat:
Well-drained soil and mulch to assist in cooler roots and weed control. Important tip: When planting your peas avoid planting near garlic as it will inhibit the growth of vining legumes.
Seed #:170
Variety: Lincoln shelling peas
Colour:Heirloom
Temperature (C):10 - 20
Zone:2+
Blooms:65 to 75 days
Site:Full Sun or Part Shade
Quantity:30
Height (cm):80 - 100
Spread (cm):3 - 5
Attracts Butterflies