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Pinkeye Purplehull BVR Pea

Most widely grown Southern pea variety.
  • SKU: 84896
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Pinkeye Purplehull BVR Pea

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.
Product Details
  • FormAnnual, bush bean
  • LightFull sun.
  • Height24 inches.
  • Spread24 - 30 inches.
  • Spacing1 - 4 inches between plants and 24 - 36 inches between rows.
  • Zones3 - 9 annual.
  • FoliageGreen foliage.
  • FruitDeep purple pods have creamy white seeds with pink-purple eyes.
  • Germination7 - 12 days.
  • Soil RequirementsDeep, rich, fertile, sandy soil.
  • Growth RateMedium growth rate.
  • Seed Count1/4 lb. is approximately 400 seeds, ( sows a 50 ft row) and 1 lb. is approximately 1600 seeds.
  • CommentsCream-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.
  • Yield100 pounds per 100 foot row.
  • Botanical NameVigna unguiculata 'Pinkeye Purple Hull BVR'; Family: Fabaceae/Leguminosae (Bean Family).
  • Size6 inch pods.
  • Depth1/2 - 1 inch.
  • Days To Maturity60 days.
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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 Fall Shipping Schedule
ZONE Seeds
1A-4B 6/18 - 11/1
5A & 5B 6/18 - 11/1
6A & 6B 6/18 - 11/1
7A & 7B 6/18 - 11/1
8A & 8B 6/18 - 11/1
9A-10B 6/18 - 11/1
Last Order Date All Grow Zones: Oct 28, 2019

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