Latin name: Pisum sativum
GB Cultural info: C/Matures 8-11/Harvest 12/Yield 25-106(shelled)/Spacing 3” / Area 10
Days to Maturity: 60
Seed code: C
Seeds per pkt: 250
Description: 60 days. Heirloom dates to before1773, and is still a charmer for its early yields of bite-size pods, its pink and purple flowers, and its short 30” vines. Newly popular for salad--the top 6’ of new growth and/or the flowers are a delicious (and expensive, in stores)delicacy. For salad (or light cooking or garnish) its best to have a separate patch , sow in succession, and clip short tips often.