Sowing pod peas

Pod peas are a favorite in our family as they are delicious, grow well in cool climates and grow fast. Our boys especially like picking them from the plants and eating them there and then.

Dried peas from last year's harvest

Dried peas from last year’s harvest

This year we are planting two types of pod peas, both of which are heirloom types originating from The UK, Lord Leicester and Champion of England are both 8-10 pod peas that grow up to 3m tall. The seeds we use are from last year’s crop, so organic and local. Continue reading