Pea Hadfield | Members Only Preservation Pack
GENUS: Pisum SPECIES: sativum
Heritage Status: New Zealand
Bio-Region of Origin: Nelson
Number of Seeds: 20
Description: Another excellent shell out type pea that has come from Elizabeth Gibson in Nelson . Her father Ralph Hadfield purchased the seed in 1930 from an American catalogue and grew them in Awaroa, Nelson, and later Orinoco. Also sent in by Bernard Hadfield of Blenheim, writing same story! Grows to 2m
Planting Instructions: Sow early Spring and Autumn into seed trays to avoid slug, snail and bird problems. Transplant into garden when 5 cm high at 5 cm spacing in rows 60 cm apart. Needs 1.6m high trellis.