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PEAS, Little Marvel Shelling - 99¢ Cent Heirloom Seeds: Heirloom,Bulk

PEAS, Little Marvel Shelling

Heirloom Pea Seeds

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Approximate seed count per packet ( 4.0g = 12 seeds )

Little Marvel Shelling Peas (Pisum sativum 'Little Marvel Shelling'): Compact and Flavorful Pods for Your Garden

Cultivate the compact and flavorful pods of Little Marvel Shelling Peas (Pisum sativum 'Little Marvel Shelling') in your garden. Known for its petite size and sweet taste, this pea variety is a favorite among gardeners looking for a space-efficient and delicious addition to their vegetable plots. Explore the characteristics and optimal growing conditions of Little Marvel Shelling Peas for a delightful gardening experience and a harvest of sweet and tender peas.

Key Features:

  • Compact and Bushy Growth: Little Marvel Shelling Peas typically exhibit a compact and bushy growth habit, making them an excellent choice for gardens with limited space. The plants produce a profusion of lush green foliage and numerous pods filled with sweet peas.
  • Sweet and Tender Pods: The pods of Little Marvel Shelling Peas are known for their sweet and tender nature. Enjoy the delightful taste of these peas fresh from the garden, or use them in various culinary dishes for their exceptional flavor.
  • High Yields: Despite their petite size, Little Marvel Shelling Peas offer high yields, 6 to 8 peas per pod, providing you with an abundance of sweet and flavorful peas for your culinary enjoyment.
  • Early to Mid-Season Harvest: Little Marvel Shelling Peas typically have an early to mid-season harvest, allowing you to enjoy the rewards of your garden relatively early in the growing season.
  • Mature Height: Mature plants of Little Marvel Shelling Peas typically reach a height of 12 to 18 inches, showcasing a dense canopy of green foliage and producing numerous pods.

Optimal Growing Conditions:

Cultivate compact and flavorful Little Marvel Shelling Peas using optimal growing conditions:

  • Soil: Well-drained, fertile soil. Little Marvel Shelling Peas prefer soil with good drainage and a slightly alkaline pH for optimal growth and pod development.
  • Sunlight: Full sun is ideal for Little Marvel Shelling Peas. Provide a location with direct sunlight exposure to promote healthy foliage growth and encourage the development of sweet and flavorful pods.
  • Support: While compact, providing support for Little Marvel Shelling Peas, such as short stakes or a small trellis, can help ensure the plants stay upright and the pods are easily accessible.
  • Watering: Maintain regular watering, especially during dry periods. Consistent moisture is crucial for Little Marvel Shelling Peas to produce plump and juicy peas.
  • Spacing: Plant Little Marvel Shelling Peas with recommended spacing to allow for proper air circulation and support structures if necessary.

Experience the joy of growing and savoring the compact and flavorful pods of Little Marvel Shelling Peas in your garden. Order your seeds today and enjoy the delicious and versatile addition of peas to your culinary repertoire.

Little Marvel (Shelling) Pea Planting Information

Days to Germination: 8
Days to Maturity: 63
Planting Depth: 1 1/2"
Plant Spacing: 2-3"
Row Spacing: 2-3'
Approximate Seed Counts
Seeds per Oz. Seeds per Lb.
120 2225
Current Seed Germination Data
Lot # Tested Germination Rate
230-3-2101 2023-12-31 85%