TALL TELEPHONE PEA (68 days heirloom) - Pinetree Garden Seeds - Vegetables

TALL TELEPHONE PEA (68 days heirloom)


Germ 7-14 days
Heirloom 1891
Another good choice for the space efficient garden because of the long vine length. Climbing 4-5’ up a trellis, they bear big, easy to see and pick pods. Late maturing, they handle heat very well and produce huge, sweet, buttery tasting peas. Also known as Alderman. 200 seeds


Outdoors- Sow 1” deep and 1-2” apart in early spring with soil temperatures 40-70 degrees.

Harvest- Pick every day for continuous harvest.

Tips- Adding inoculant with rhizobium bacteria will increase yields. Plant again, two months before last frost date for smaller fall harvests. Varieties with vine lengths over 3 feet require support.