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FRANKS' PEA (c. 1853)

FRANKS' PEA (C. 1853)

Pisum sativum
Member $5.95
An heirloom made available through Diggers member May Barnes, this is a delectable snap pea while young which matures to an equally delicious shelling pea. A vigorous plant with spectacular mauve flowers, it's beautiful and edible. Yields 250g per plant. CIRCA 1853. LIMITED STOCK!
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SEEDS: S1691
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Growing Information

Sow direct in Autumn-Spring
Height To 180cm
Position in FULL SUN
15 Seeds Per Packet
HARDY ANNUAL
Space at 10cm
Thirsty plant
80% Germination Rate

Growing Tips

Read the seed packet to find out how far apart to sow your seeds.

FRANKS' PEA (C. 1853)

Pisum sativum
Member $5.95
An heirloom made available through Diggers member May Barnes, this is a delectable snap pea while young which matures to an equally delicious shelling pea. A vigorous plant with spectacular mauve flowers, it's beautiful and edible. Yields 250g per plant. CIRCA 1853. LIMITED STOCK!
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SEEDS: S1691
Due to quarantine, cannot post to TAS, Overseas
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