Seed - Dwarf Pea Massey Gem
1 RHS Dwarf Pea Massey Gem seed pack
(Botanical Name: Pisum sativum)
Pack Size 20g seeds
A popular market variety that is early to mature and provides an abundance of delicious shelling peas on compact plants. The pods are well-filled with wonderfully sweet peas that are rich in Vitamin A, C and folate. This cool season crop suits a range of growing conditions, and is particularly well suited for smaller gardens.
Plant Height: 60-75cm
How to Grow:
Sow in rows 45cm (18in) apart. Space seeds 5cm (2in) apart and 5cm (2in) deep in 15cm (6in) wide trenches. Firm soil gently and protect from birds with netting. Seedlings appear in approximately 7-10 days.
Keep plants moist and weed free. Support the crop with canes or a trellis.
When to Sow/Plant Seed:
Autumn through to Spring
Well cultivated, well drained