Pea Giant Alderman | Members Only Preservation Packet


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GENUS: Pisum SPECIES: sativum

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Heritage Status: New Zealand
Bio-Region of Origin: Whangarei
Number of Seeds: 30

Description: Traditional Heirloom shellout pea, gifted to us by John Lambly of Whangarei. Each pod contains 8-10 very large dark green peas. Vines grow to almost 2 metres. Does well in Northland unlike most other shellout peas. Large leaves and white flowers, large pods and peas.

Planting Instructions: Sow early Spring and early Autumn into seed trays to avoid slug, snail and bird problems. Transplant into garden when 5cm high at 5cm spacing in rows 60cm apart. Needs 1.6m high trellis.