Botanical name: Pisum sativum 'Alderman'
Other names: Pea 'Alderman'
Variety or Cultivar: 'Alderman' _ 'Alderman' is a tall, climbing, perennial legume, often grown as an annual, forming small white flowers followed by bumber crops of long green pods with great flavour in summer.
Pisum sativum 'Alderman' is: Deciduous
Flower: White in Summer
Foliage: Grey-green in Summer
Propagation methods: Seed. REGISTER to read more...
Pisum sativum 'Alderman' (Pea 'Alderman') will reach a height of 1.4m and a spread of 0.6m after 1-2 years.
Suggested uses: Add to salads, Beds and borders, Flavouring food and drinks
Cultivation: Peas like a deeply dug, well manured, non-acidic soil. Select an open spot which has not grown peas during the past two seasons. Add lime if needed. Shortly before sowing, feed the soil with a general fertiliser. Sow seeds in flat trenches.
Soil type: Loamy, Sandy
Soil drainage: Well-drained
Soil pH: Alkaline, Neutral
Light: Full Sun
Aspect: South, West
Hardiness: Hardy (H4)
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