60 days. Introduced in England around 1900 and to America shortly after, this shelling pea is a good main crop pea. It grows 2-3 feet tall and
Minimum of 40 seeds per packet.
Planting Depth: 1 inch
Plant Spacing: 1-3 inches
Row Spacing: 2 feet
These are cool loving plants and will start to die off as soon as it gets too hot in the summer. Best grown first thing in spring and again in the fall.
Direct sow as soon as the soil can be worked in the spring. For a fall planting, direct sow 2 months before first frost.