Pea Seeds

R20.00

Availability: 600 in stock

Peas are a great accompaniment to any meal and relatively easy to grow.
Soil
Fertile, well-drained soil.
Position
Full sun.
Frost tolerant
No.
Feeding
Not usually required, although a mulch of compost, grass clippings, or other organic matter can help on poor soils.
Companions
Carrot, Turnip, Lettuce, Coriander, and Sweetcorn. Jane recommends Carrot, Radish, Corn, Beans.
Spacing
Single Plants: 10cm each way (minimum) Rows: 10cm with 20cm row gap (minimum)
Sow and Plant
Sow directly into the soil from mid-spring onwards. Some varieties can be planted year-round. Sow in batches for a continuous supply.
Notes
Support plants with a strong row or wigwam structure over which netting can be tied for them to climb up. Alternatively, use twiggy sticks pushed into the ground near each plant.
Harvesting
Best picked just before eating, often sweet enough to enjoy raw.
Minimum of 15 seeds per pack
All seeds are tested and grown on our farm in Malawi and our growing area in South Africa. Please check conditions in your area for the type of seed to be grown. Growth rates and germination times are dependent on many factors such as soil conditions, rainfall/watering patterns, climate, and many more.
Growth and harvest can be affected by these conditions. Please note that certain countries require specific permission to grow certain plants or ban their growth completely. Please check your local regulations before purchasing products.
We will not be held responsible for products purchased that are not allowed in your country/province
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