How To Grow Peas

Thinking of growing peas to harvest next year? Then consider winter and succession sowing to get fresh peas several weeks earlier and super hardy well established plants. This blog highlights some important issues and successive sowings are a must! Staggered a few weeks apart you will have super fresh peas available all Summer long.

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Fiona Grows Food

Peas are one of my absolute favourite crops to grow in the summer garden. They are easy to grow, quick to germinate always look beautiful in a garden. There’s not much better than picking peas straight from the vine and eating them fresh. They’re like nature’s candy!

Since I’m talking about summer planting this week, I thought I would do a quick post on how to grow these fantastic plants as summer is the perfcet time to get them in the ground.

There are two types of peas you can grow, ordinary podded peas and eat all “mange tout” varieties. I grow ordinary garden peas on the plot every year and they never fail to do well.

Peas like full sunshine which is why summer is the perfect time to plant. They also thrive in well cultivated, loose soil as air is essential for the roots to thrive. Peas are…

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