Pea – Greenfeast
Season – autumn to early spring; Sow 2cm deep; Plant spacing at 5-8cm apart; Sow rows at 50 cm apart; Germination period between 9 - 13 days; Soil temperatures between 8˚C and 24˚C; Harvest time approx. 9-11 weeks; Pick pods every day to increase yield.
Bush peas will grow in a wide range of soil types, preferring to follow leafy crops in a planting rotation. Lime and fertilize soil before planting. Peas need support when growing and require tying in the early stages before tendrils develop and begin clinging to the support.
Good companion plants – potatoes
Seed quantity - 50