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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.
  • 84896
  • 1/4 lb
  • $4.99
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Product Details

  • 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.
  • Light Required: 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.
  • Zone: 3 - 9 annual.
  • Germination: 7 - 12 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.

Shipping

Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

2019 Spring Shipping Schedule
ZONE SEEDS
1A-4A 11/2/18 - 6/17/19
4B 11/2/18 - 6/17/19
5A 11/2/18 - 6/17/19
5B 11/2/18 - 6/17/19
6A 11/2/18 - 6/17/19
6B 11/2/18 - 6/17/19
7A 11/2/18 - 6/17/19
7B 11/2/18 - 6/17/19
8A & B 11/2/18 - 6/17/19
9A & B 11/2/18 - 6/17/19
10A & B 11/2/18 - 6/17/19
Last Order Date 6/14/2019

Additional Shipping Notes:

The type of product you order or the weather in our area to yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule, shifting earlier or later, depending.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until full dormant for optimum stress protection.

In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your orders via the U.S. Postal Service or FedEx. Large orders or large items may be shipped to you in multiple packages.

Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.

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