Peas Imported OS 10 - Seeds
Description for Peas Imported OS 10
Green peas are a garden favourite. Whether you grow English peas for shelling, or edible-podded snow and snap peas, there s nothing like the taste of fresh, sweet peas in spring.
Fresh peas picked straight from the garden are a revelation! Once youâ€™ve tasted how sweet they really taste, youâ€™ll never want to eat frozen peas again. Better still, growing pea plants is incredibly easy and you can achieve a good yield in a small space. In fact, you can even grow them in containers on the patio for a really space-saving crop.
|Common name||Flower colours||Bloom time||Height||Difficulty|
|garden pea, field pea, spring pea||-||Winters||Up to 2 metre||Easy|
Planting and care
|Full Sun, Part Sun.||Well-drained soil. Peas prefer a soil with a pH range of 5.8 to 7.0.||Water deeply once a week. Never allow the soil to dry out totally or you ll drastically reduce pea production. The critical time for watering is when the plants are blossoming and producing pods. When pods are maturing in hot weather, water daily if needed to maintain pod quality.||40 t0 50 degrees C||Peas are light feeders and don t generally require fertilizer. In fact, too much nitrogen will make the plants develop lush foliage at the expense of pod production and be more susceptible to frost damage.|
Caring for Peas Imported OS 10
- Make sure that you have well-drained, humus-rich soil.
Poke in any seeds that wash out. ...
Be sure, too, that you don t fertilize the soil too much. ...
Though adding compost or manure to the soil won t hurt, peas don t need heavy doses of fertilizer. ...
Water sparsely unless the plants are wilting.
Typical uses of Peas Imported OS 10