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The most popular dwarf variety for spring sowing, and very good for summer sowing to produce a later crop. It yields well filled, dark green, pointed pods and peas of outstandingly good flavour.

  • Well filled pods
  • Dwarf variety
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  • How to Sow
  • Tips & Advice

Sowing Time

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Outdoors

 

Harvest Time

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Flowering

Plant Spacing

60cm (24in)

 

 

Sowing Outdoors

  • Make a flat bottomed drill 15cm (6in) wide and water it well
  • Sow about ten seeds per 30cm (12in), spacing them evenly in a zigzag manner
  • Cover with about 2cm (1in) of soil, and firm it down with the flat edge of a rake
  • Allow about 60cm (24in) between rows

 

Support

  • As the peas start to grow, support them with netting or pea sticks
  • The plants will reach a height if up to 60cm (24in)

 

Aftercare

  • Keep well watered, especially in dry spells

 

Harvest

  • From May to August, depending on sowing time

Growing Tips

  • As seedlings emerge, the shoots are very attractive to birds, placing a few little twigs over the row rill give some protection

 

For any questions or advice, please contact our technical advice line on 01480 443789 (Mon-Fri 10am-4pm) or email customerservice@westlandhorticulture.com

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