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Alaska Early Pea Seeds

Alaska Early Pea Seeds

Speedy Pod Harvest

The Alaska Early Pea, originating from Europe, is a distinguished cultivar known for its reliability and swift maturation.

Characterized by its compact, bushy nature, this pea plant features lush green foliage, presenting an aesthetically pleasing appearance in any garden setting. Its vibrant leaves contribute to the visual appeal while also signaling the onset of pea development.

The pods of Alaska Early Pea encase tender, sweet peas, offering a delightful crunch and a subtly sweet taste. These peas are versatile, ideal for fresh consumption, salads, or light cooking, adding a burst of freshness to various dishes.

For successful growth, Alaska Early Pea thrives in well-drained, fertile soil, enriched with organic matter. Plant the seeds directly into the ground once the soil temperature reaches approximately 45-75°F (7-24°C) to facilitate proper germination.

Consistent watering during germination and early growth stages is essential for optimal development. Providing a trellis or support structure aids in the plant's growth, allowing it to flourish and produce peas more effectively.

This variety prefers full sun exposure but can tolerate partial shade, making it adaptable to various garden environments. With a rapid growth cycle, Alaska Early Pea typically reaches maturity within 55-60 days, providing an early and generous harvest of flavorful, tender peas. Its reliability, quick yield, and delectable taste make it a favored choice for gardeners seeking an early supply of fresh peas.

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Description

The Alaska Early Pea, originating from Europe, is a distinguished cultivar known for its reliability and swift maturation.

Characterized by its compact, bushy nature, this pea plant features lush green foliage, presenting an aesthetically pleasing appearance in any garden setting. Its vibrant leaves contribute to the visual appeal while also signaling the onset of pea development.

The pods of Alaska Early Pea encase tender, sweet peas, offering a delightful crunch and a subtly sweet taste. These peas are versatile, ideal for fresh consumption, salads, or light cooking, adding a burst of freshness to various dishes.

For successful growth, Alaska Early Pea thrives in well-drained, fertile soil, enriched with organic matter. Plant the seeds directly into the ground once the soil temperature reaches approximately 45-75°F (7-24°C) to facilitate proper germination.

Consistent watering during germination and early growth stages is essential for optimal development. Providing a trellis or support structure aids in the plant's growth, allowing it to flourish and produce peas more effectively.

This variety prefers full sun exposure but can tolerate partial shade, making it adaptable to various garden environments. With a rapid growth cycle, Alaska Early Pea typically reaches maturity within 55-60 days, providing an early and generous harvest of flavorful, tender peas. Its reliability, quick yield, and delectable taste make it a favored choice for gardeners seeking an early supply of fresh peas.

Shipping Information

Ships from Northern CA.

Shipping Weight: 0.01 lb

Dimensions: 0.1"L x 3.25"W x 4.5"H

Features

  • Grow on a Trellis
  • Heirloom
  • Open-Pollinated

Characteristics

Organic Status: Certified Organic Product
Approximate Harvest Time : Early Summer
Approximate Harvest Time : Early Winter
Approximate Harvest Time : Late Fall
Approximate Harvest Time : Late Spring
Growth Habit : Bush
Life Cycle : Annual
Plant Family : Leguminosae (Legumes)
Planting Time : Fall
Planting Time : Spring
Seed Unit Sizes : Seed Pack
Soil pH : 6.6 - 7.0
Starting Location : Direct Sow
Sun Requirements : Full Sun

Planting & Care

Soil & Water: Peas are not particular about soil, but prefer those with plenty of added organic matter and a pH of 5.5-6.8. Provide moderate water until bloom, then lower the water rate.

Planting & Growing: Peas perform best in cool weather between 60-75F; growing season may be extended using shade cloth or frost fabrics. Presoak seeds to help prevent disease and to speed germination. Progress #9 is wilt resistant. Its dwarf vines require no staking.

Harvesting & Storage: Peas are usually ready for harvest about 3 weeks after the flower appears and before peas are fully developed in the pods. Regular picking extends production.

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