60 DAYS Taking up less space than traditional Purplehull varieties, this bush type has 8" pods that turn purple when shell peas are ready to pick. Concentrated pods are set above foliage for quick, easy picking!
Zones: 3 - 9 annual.
Height: 24 inches.
Spacing: 1 - 4 inches between plants and 24 - 36 inches between rows.
Depth: 1/2 - 1 inch.
Spread: 24 - 30 inches.
Sun/Shade: Full sun.
Soil Preference: Deep, rich, fertile, sandy soil.
Germination: 7 - 12 days.
Days To Maturity: 60 days.
Yield: 100 pounds per 100 foot row.
Foliage: Green foliage.
Fruit: Deep purple pods have creamy white seeds with pink-purple eyes.
Growth Rate: Medium growth rate.
Size: 6 inch pods.
Seed Counts: 1/4 lb. is approximately 400 seeds, ( sows a 50 ft row) and 1 lb. is approximately 1600 seeds.