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Pisum sativum 'Kelvedon Wonder' (Pea 'Kelvedon Wonder')

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Time to maturity
1-2 years
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Botanical name: Pisum sativum 'Kelvedon Wonder'

Other names: Pea 'Kelvedon Wonder', Early pea 'Kelvedon Wonder'

Genus: Pisum

Variety or Cultivar: 'Kelvedon Wonder' _ 'Kelvedon Wonder' is a perennial climbing legume, often grown as an annual, forming small white flowers followed by long green pods containing small, round, edible peas. This variety is a heavy cropper, producing well-filled pods.

Pisum sativum 'Kelvedon Wonder' is: Deciduous

Flower: White in Summer

Foliage: Grey-green in Summer

Habit: Climbing

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Specific pests: Aphids , Birds , Slugs , Snails

General care

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Pisum sativum 'Kelvedon Wonder' (Pea 'Kelvedon Wonder') will reach a height of 2m and a spread of 1m 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

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)

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