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Oregon Sugar Pod produces reliable crops of light green, double podded clusters. When picked young the pods are very tender and virtually string-less.
Now you can enjoy even more home-grown goodness from Botanus. We’re thrilled to offer a select line of top quality, certified organic vegetable seeds. Aimer’s Organic Seeds is one of Canada’s most respected seed suppliers. Their mission is to provide only the best seeds available from certified organic producers whose quality meet the Canada No.1 standards.
Seeds will be shipped as soon as the order is processed. When ordering seeds please place the order separately from other products.
|Peas are a cool weather crop and can be sown from early April through to mid-May when the soil temperature is between 10-16° C (50-60 F). In long season areas, they can also be sown in mid-August for a fall crop. Peas grow best in areas with full sun and deep, well draining, organic soils with a pH range of 6.0 to 7.0 - add horticultural limestone to 'sweeten' acidic soils before planting. Sow seed in doubles rows spaced 25 cm (10") apart with the seed 6.5 cm (2.5") apart within the row and 1.25-2.5 cm (1/2-1") deep. Space each set of double rows 75 cm (2.5') apart. Peas can also be sown in blocks 120 cm (48") square with the seeds spaced 6.5 cm (2.5") apart within the block. Sow successive crops 10-14 days apart for extended harvests. Keep the soil evenly moist during the germination period or emergence will be spotty. You can stake or support row planted bush varieties for easier picking - climbing varieties definitely need to be supported. Avoid the use of high nitrogen fertilizers. Once flowering starts, it is important to keep the plants well watered to produce a good harvest. As the pods mature, pick daily to enjoy their peak flavour and to encourage more pods to form.|
|Sow Direct in Spring or Late Summer|
|7 to 14|
|Vining Requires Support|
|Medium Tall (24- 36"/60-90 cm)|
|Can Withstand Light Frost|
|Length of Row Packet||10'/3m|