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McKenzie Seed – Pea Provence (Container Variety)

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McKenzie Seed – Pea Provence (Container Variety)


Provence is an outstanding early maturing pea perfect for container gardening. Medium-sized green pods produce 7-8 peas each. The excellent, smooth peas are a brilliant selection for any garden.



Plant Type: Vegetable

Flavor: Sweet & succulent

Preparation Ideas: Rinse shelled peas. Bring water in a pot to a boil. There should be enough water in the pot to cover the peas. Add peas, cover pot, and let the water return to a boil. Boil peas for approximately 3 minutes. Drain water, add salt and pepper to taste and butter if desired. Serve immediately.

Days to Germination: 5 to 10 days

Days to Maturity: 57 days

Planting Depth: 2.5 cm (1″)

Growing Height: 38-45 cm (15-18″)

Best Container Size: 18″+

Instructions: Plant directly in the garden as soon as ground can be worked and danger of frost has passed. Well drained fertile soil is best. Apply Garden Inoculant to increase yields.

Suggestions: When harvesting peas, do not jerk pods from vines since rough handling can cause plants to stop producing. It is best to snip clusters of pods from vines with scissors or pruners.

Product Weight: 20 grams