Shelling Pea, Carruthers' Purple Podded (Organic)
Pisum sativum. Purple Pod Shelling.
4-6′ tall vines, pink and purple flowers. Purple pods contain sweet, tasty peas for fresh shelling or freezing. One of the best purple-podded types we have grown. The purple pods are easy to find when picking. An heirloom grown by the Carruthers family in County Down, Northern Ireland, for almost 40 years. Given to The Seed Ambassadors Project by the Heritage Seed Library in England. Aka, Caruther’s Purple Pod.
Seed produced by Deep Harvest Farm on Whidbey Island, Washington.