Austrian Winter Pea Cover Crop Seed
Certified Organic Seed
Sow late summer, have a great cover come spring.
Sow by early fall for plants that will over winter and put on lush growth in early spring. Seed a nurse crop such as oats for better winter survival.
Garden Pack: 1/2 pound, sows roughly 75 square feet
Homestead Pack: 1 pound, sows roughly 125-200 square feet
Farm Pack: 5 pounds, sows roughly 1,000 square feet
This seed product is not included in our free shipping offer.
|1/2 Pound||$5.39||In Stock | Packed for 2023|
|1 Pound||$8.39||In Stock | Packed for 2023|
|5 Pounds||$19.99||Out of Stock | Packed for 2023|
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Sow in late summer through early fall.
To broadcast: Spread evenly on a well-prepared bed and hoe in to a depth of 2 inches.
To sow in rows: Sow in 2-3 inch deep furrows spaced 8 inches apart, and cover well.
Water peas in well. Just like garden peas, Austrian winter peas prefer cool temperatures plenty of water. Keep watered in dry spells. If grown as a spring cover crop, mow down at flowering.
|Days to Germination||7 to 14 days|
|Days to Maturity||210 days (over winter)|
|Planting Depth||2 inches|
|Spacing in Row||4 inches|
|Spacing Between Rows||6 inches|
|Height at Maturity||30 inches|
|Sun Preference||Full to Partial Sun|