Peas - Shelling Pea -(Pisum sativum) Alderman - Tall Telephone Green Pea Non GMO & Organic Heirloom Shelling Pea Vegetab

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Peas - Alderman - Tall Telephone ( Pisum sativum) Green Pea Non GMO & Organic Heirloom Shelling Pea Vegetable

Annual

Height 5-8 ft This is a great open pollinated heirloom pea variety from around 1891; known as Tall Telephone, Improved Telephone or Alderman, this variety produces huge pods with 8-9 peas in each. Exceptional time tested flavour!

  • This variety does require support with a 2-2.5 m (6-8') tall trellis.
  • Shelling pea
  • Tall Telephone has a long harvest window and the peas are easy to pick and shell
  • Great choice for earlier planting in February and March in less harsh climates.
  • Direct sow seeds 1 1/2 in deep, 2 1/2 in apart, in double rows spaced 10 in apart. Space each set of double rows 2.5 ft apart.
  • Peas can also be sown in blocks 48 in square with the seeds spaced 2.5 in apart within the block.
  • Excellent choice for canning and quick freezing
  • Matures in 70-78 days
  • Seed Count: 25 grams