Pea
Pea, Pisum sativum, is an annual herbaceous legume in the family Fabaceae grown for its edible seeds and seedpods. The pea plant can be bushy or climbing, with slender stems...
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Peas
Problem with peas

Pea    Canada

What's going on with these pea plants? The bottom leaves appear to be dead and the top is doing well?

Asked by: Jeremy Kirouac (3 points)   Posted:May 25, 2016

1 answer    525 views

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Peas infested with spider mites

Pea    None Given.

Many of my plants have been infested by spider mites! How can I save my greenhouse from this?

Asked by: reem (9 points)   Posted:April 6, 2015

1 answer    1295 views

Snap Peas' leaves discolored and stems rotting/snapping

Pea    Jupiter, FL, United States

seedlings in the ground- only about 2.5 weeks old. Half of crop is browning (like rotting) at the base of the plant and leaves are curling up and getting variegated. What is...

Asked by: Alyssa Wood (1 point)   Posted:September 11, 2014

1 answer    1514 views

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Why have some of my peas shriveled in the pod?

Pea    NY

I picked my first handful of snap peas this morning while I was watering. They taste delicious but when I opened a few pods I noticed that only 2-4 peas had properly filled...

Asked by: Sophie Brooks (3 points)   Posted:June 21, 2013

2 answers    2618 views

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What type of soil best suits Oregon Giant Sugar Peas

Pea    Zeeland, MI

Many years ago, we planted a huge patch of these peas and had TONS. Then for several years we didn't plant any. I've recently started planting them (in the same garden area) and...

Asked by: Conni Schaftenaar (2 points)   Posted:June 20, 2013

3 answers    2696 views

Brown leaves on pea plants
Leaves on pea plant turning brown

Pea    NY

My container garden on my balcony has been going quite well recently but I have ran into a problem with my peas. I am growing Burpees Super Snappy and had been trying to get...

Asked by: Sophie Brooks (3 points)   Posted:May 30, 2013

1 answer    4078 views

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Trellis spacing and training peas

Pea    UK

I wondered if I could trouble you for some advice about the best method of trellising pea plants. What is a good spacing for the slats on the trellis? and how can I train the...

Asked by: Robyn (4 points)   Posted:April 2, 2013

2 answers    4644 views

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Can peas grow in a sandy soil?

Pea    None Given.

I have been researching what I can grow in my soil as it is, are peas a good idea? I would ideally like to grow some sugar snap varieties or will the plants not tolerate it. I'm...

Asked by: Jenny Robertson (2 points)   Posted:March 29, 2013

3 answers    4016 views

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Getting started with peas in containers

Pea    NY

I am a complete gardening novice. I've never grown any of my own plants before and I don't even have a garden. I have a small balcony and would really like to grow some pea...

Asked by: Sophie Brooks (3 points)   Posted:February 14, 2013

1 answer    2055 views