English Pea 'Thomas Laxton' Seeds

Heirloom. The vines are big and productive, but at 3' are still easy to trellis.

Availability: In stock

$2.50

Details

Laxton is considered the greatest pea breeder ever, and this century-old variety is his masterpiece - try it and see why. The vines are big and productive, but at 3' are still easy to trellis. Pods contain 6 to 10 peas.

Michigan Seeds grown on our farm Renegade Acres in Howell, MI!

Additional Info

Botanical Name Pisum sativum
Life Cycle Annual
Min. Time to Germinate 7 Days
Max. Time to Germinate 20 Days
Depth to Sow Seeds 1 in.
When to Sow Outdoors after all danger of spring frost is past, Outdoors in early spring, a month before the last spring frost
Growing Height 24-36 in. (60-90 cm)
Plant Spacing 3-6 in. (7-15 cm)
Hardiness N/A
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Danger N/A
Bloom Color White/Near White
Other Details Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Soil pH Requirements 6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic), 6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
Days to Harvest 50-60
Propagation Methods Direct sow as soon as the ground can be worked, From seed; direct sow after last frost
Seed Collecting Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds
Seeds Per Pack 50