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Pea Seeds - Alderman

  • Catalogue Code 1030-3034
  • Pack Contents: 300x Pea Seeds
  • Heritage favourite
  • Around 10 peas for every quality pod
  • Effective as earlier mange-tout like peas

Pea 'Alderman' is a firm favourite of home growers up and down the country. A dependable variety that gives you big crops of large, quality dark green pea pods.

Withstanding the tests of time since the 1890's Alderman has a tall growth habit that you will need to support with bamboos and string.

Take advantage of the extended cropping period from July to September included and the quick sowing to harvest time of just 2½ months. Enjoy as mature plump pods or as early mange-tout like beans if you're keen to taste the great flavour earlier on.

It’s the sweetness that really ring trues with this beautiful-tasting variety so enjoy big harvests of a pea with big taste and intensity.

Features

  • Recommended for Exhibition growing
  • Suitable for freezing

Growing Calendar for Pea Seeds - Alderman

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Pea Seeds - Alderman 1030-3034

Main Crop, tall tasty variety also good for showing.

Height: 72in (180cm)

Sow Outdoors: April-July in a flat bottomed trench 2in (5cm) deep, 8in (20cm) wide. Water the trench and sow seeds 3in (7.5cm) apart. Carefully back fill the trench and firm lightly. Keep soil moist at all times.

Grow On: Support plants as they grow with netting or canes.

Harvest: July-September

Sow every 4 weeks in order to maintain a steady supply of peas.

Standard Seeds E.C Rules and Regulations

 

11-May-2018
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Excellent service, excellent product, excellent prices

07-May-2018
Rating:5

Seeds germinated okay and are growing ok

05-May-2018
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good service and good quality product

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Harvest Chart for Main Crop Varieties

Product Rating J F M A M J J A S O N D
Pea Seeds - Hurst Green Shaft 5
Pea Seeds - Onward 3
Pea Seeds - Geisha 3.5
Pea Seeds - Alderman 0
Pea Seeds - Cash 0
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