Laxton’s Progress #9 Pea (Pisum sativum)
When first introduced in the 1920s, this American heirloom was celebrated for its disease resistance, singular flavor, and heavy yields - still true today! Plump pods grow on shorter vines, but trellising is recommended.
- 80 seeds minimum
- Germination: 4-8 days
- Maturity: 60 days
- Direct sow 1” deep in full sun as soon as soil can be worked and again 6 weeks before last frost date.
- Support required
- Space plants 1-2" apart; space rows 24" apart.