CULTURE: Plant directly in garden soil as soon as soil reaches 50°F.
SOIL: Provide slightly limed soil rich in phosphorus and potassium.
SEED PRODUCTION: Produces self-pollinating flowers with little danger of cross-pollination. Allow peas to dry in pod until they rattle.
DISEASE: Cold, wet, spring weather may rot pea seeds. Cover soil with plastic or wait until rainy weather has passed.
SUGGESTED Individual Portion: 1/4 Cup.