Sienna Shelling Pea (Organic)

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Quick facts

  • Easy shelling
  • Disease resistant
  • Very sweet
  • Double pod bearing

 

Pisum sativum

60-65 days, climbing, shelling pea. 18-24” vines bear heavily and more all at once than other vining types. Strong tolerance of Fusarium 1, 2, and PM. Blunt, dark green pods which bear double pods.  Very easy shelling, with excellent sweet flavor.  When freezing peas for storage, shell and blanch within 2-3 hours for maximum sweetness.  

How to grow it: 

Germ Temp

Indoor Start

Germ Days

Frost Tolerant

Sun

Seed Depth

Plant/Row Spacing

65-75

Not rec.

6-21 d.

Yes

Full

1”

1-6”/8”

Peas love a crowd, sow 1" apart along as soon as the ground can be worked in spring. Plant 1" deep at the base of a trellis such as a fence or net strung between two posts as vines grow tall. Plants will bear longer if planted early and pods are picked regularly before peas begin drying down.

Seed specs:  30 min.