Many young people today have never seen a pea-pod and only recognise peas if they come out of a plastic bag!
We think this is a sad state of affairs because when grown fresh, peas are a totally different vegetable to those that are frozen. To get the sweetest flavour, peas are best cooked when picked young and cooked within 30 minutes of harvest, before the sugar has turned to starch.
Kelvedon Wonder is a very popular variety which is highly suited to successional sowing.
This variety produces heavy crops of excellent flavoured small peas and grows to a height of approximately 45cm
Seed Count - 75
When to sow
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