Organic pea

Pea 'Cavalier'

Organic pea - Pea  'Cavalier'

Common Name: Organic pea
Genus: Pea
Cultivar: 'Cavalier'

Category: Fruit & Vegetables

Height: 0.90 m (90 cm)
Spread: 0.45 m (45 cm)

  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: fertile moist but well drained
  • Rate of growth: fast
  • Hardiness: tender

    A British bred maincrop with long pointed dark green pods that hold up to 10 peas per pod. It also has good resistance to powdery mildew.

  • Growing Instructions:

    Sow from March to June regularly every 3 weeks for continuous summer crops. Sow in well prepared soil in a wide drill 5cm deep and spaced about 5cm apart - allow 75cm between each row. Support the growing plants with pea and bean netting or pea sticks and water regularly particularly once flowering commences. Ready to harvest from June to August if you pick the pods regularly it will extend the cropping period.

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