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Pinkeye Purplehull BVR Pea

Most widely grown Southern pea variety.


the most widely grown type over most of the South. Easiest to determine proper picking time for shell peas. The pods turn dark purple when the peas are mature. 80 DAYS.
  • Zone 3 - 9 annual.
  • Height 24 inches.
  • Germination 7 - 12 days.
  • Light Required Full sun.

This item ships in both Spring & Fall

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  • Botanical Name: Vigna unguiculata 'Pinkeye Purple Hull BVR'; Family: Fabaceae/Leguminosae (Bean Family).
  • Height: 24 inches.
  • Spacing: 1 - 4 inches between plants and 24 - 36 inches between rows.
  • Depth: 1/2 - 1 inch.
  • Spread: 24 - 30 inches.
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun.
  • Yield: 100 pounds per 100 foot row.
  • Foliage: Green foliage.
  • Fruit: Deep purple pods have creamy white seeds with pink-purple eyes.
  • Days To Maturity: 60 days.
  • Form: Annual, bush bean
  • Soil Requirements: Deep, rich, fertile, sandy soil.
  • Growth Rate: Medium growth rate.
  • Seed Count: 1/4 lb. is approximately 400 seeds, ( sows a 50 ft row) and 1 lb. is approximately 1600 seeds.
  • Size: 6 inch pods.
  • Comments: Cream-colored peas with big pink eyes. Compact, bushy plants. Heavy yields and adapts to most soil types. #1 for yield and disease resistance. Withstands drought, heat, and poor soil.

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