This page gives instructions on how to buy southern pea seeds from David's Garden Seeds.
Southern Peas, are the most productive and heat tolerant legumes around. Upright bushes produce Chowder-type 8” L pods hold 10-15 light green peas with small brown eyes. Pods set high and are easy to pick! Dry peas are cream colored with light brown eyes. Lavender flower. Very prolific. Heat and drought tolerant. Harvest in about 70 days.
Big Boy Southern Peas 100 Heirloom Seeds
Very prolific producer that yields unusually 6-7 inch long pods. Peas have a deep purple color when first shelled which then turn black when dried. Green pods are easy to shell. Tall 24-36”H bushy plants with pods at foliage level. Very drought resistant. Excellent for commercial production, fresh markets and home gardens. Disease resistant. Harvest in about 70 days.
Black Crowder Southern Peas 100 Heirloom Seeds
Classic Southern Pea. Heavy yielder. Typical blackeye type of Southern pea with cream-colored seed coats and black pigments around the eyes. Stands more erect than California No. 5, have smaller seeds and shorter plant height. 6-8”L pods are above foliage. Does not exhibit leaky eye (discolors canning brine) when canned. Great fresh, frozen or canned. Harvest in about 70 days.
California Blackeye #46 Southern Peas 100 Heirloom Seeds
Cream type pea. Superbly flavored! Very tender, very small, cream colored pea with a darker eye. Peas hold well on the vine when green. Heat tolerant. Harvest in about 70 days.
Lady Southern Pea 100 Heirloom Seeds
Green peas are typical of the brown crowder. Large, light green to cream in color at green shell maturity and flattened or crowded on the ends. 7-8”L green pods are smooth, silvery color occasionally touched with streaks or spots of light rose and light straw when dried.
Crop is set early and is concentrated over the top of the row slightly above the vines. Good performers in hot, humid climates! Shells easily. Vines are very similar to the Mississippi Purple. Resistant: Fusarium.
Harvest in 65 days.
Mississippi Silver Southern Pea (Brown) 200 Heirloom Seeds
Southern Peas, are the most productive and heat tolerant legumes around. Suitable for either machine or hand harvest. Pods are green when immature and dark purple at the mature-green stage. Pods are straight, about 8”L with 9-11 peas per pod. Fresh peas are green with a light-pink eye and slightly kidney shaped. Harvest in about 70 days.
Quickpick Pinkeye Southern Peas 100 Open Pollinated Seeds
Erect plant habit with dark green foliage with a dull luster. Flower color is white and maturity is late. 6-8”L pods are set above foliage, bunched and contain about 13 seeds per pod. Pod color at maturity is green with an orange eye and dark straw at dry stage. Constrictions are slight and curvature is slight. Seed shape is kidney; class is non-crowder with a wrinkled and smooth seed coat. Harvest in about 70 days.
Texas Cream 40 Southern Pea 100 Heirloom Seeds
Southern favorite. Bushy 2-3' plants bear prolifically. 6-9" pods with large, creamy-white seeds, 18-20 seeds/pod, easy to shell. Unusually, seeds have a taste between English peas and cowpeas when fresh.
Harvest in 75 days.
Zipper Cream Southern Pea (White) 100 Open Pollinated Seeds
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