Pea Shelling

← Part of Vegetables, Gourmet Vegies

It’s a fact of life, “fresh is best”.  There is simply no better way of having fresher vegetables packed with nutrients and fibre, than harvesting them right from your very own garden. Pohlmans Gourmet Vegetables® Shelling Pea is a quick maturing, dwarf bush type that produces pods of sweet peas.  The most popular market pea available, they can be eaten fresh or can be frozen for later use.  Harvest when pods are plump.  Best if trellised for support.

Care:  Ideally, plant into a garden bed which is fertile, enriched in organic matter, and well drained.  Mulching is recommended to help conserve water.

For Terrace and Balcony Planting:  Always use a reputable potting mix ideally incorporated with some water crystals to aid watering during the warmer weather.  Place in a sunny position.

Height: 60- 70 cm

Plant Apart: 5 cm

Location: Full Sun / Part shade

Harvest Time: 60- 100 days