Growing Calendar for Pea Seeds - Hurst Green Shaft
Delivery: 5-7 Working Days
Get hold of pea Hurst Green Shaft for your plot. This Award of Garden Merit variety grows to a height of 70cm (28in)- managable for small-spaces or large plots alike.
Worthy for exhibiting, Hurst Green Shaft produces double pods 10cm (4in) in length and are packed full of peas. We've counted up to 11 peas in one pod.
The pods of Hurst Green Shaft tend to accumulate around the top half of your plants which makes for easy harvesting and not having to crouch down unnecessarily.
If you succession sow we recommend you sow a row in mid March and then a following row in late April. This extends your cropping season of delicious peas from July through to September.
Main Crop of heavy, sweet flavoured peas, ideal for freezing and showing,
Height: 30in (75cm)
Sow Outdoors: April-July in a flat bottomed trench 2in (5cm) deep, 8in (20cm) wide. Water the trench and scatter seeds so that they land 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 and sticks.
Sow every 4 weeks in order to maintain a steady supply of peas.
Standard Seeds E.C Rules and Regulations.
Good germination rate - growing strongly
Have sown the first lot and they're up already.
very poor germination of seed
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