Pea 'Nairobi'

A top quality sugar pea, with succulent, sweet edible pods, which can be eaten along with the peas inside. More
200 seeds 110363 £2.95 Delivery late April
When in stock, please allow up to 5 days for despatch.
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A top quality sugar pea (mangetout), with succulent, sweet edible pods, which can be eaten along with the peas inside. Highly recommended.

Please note, illustrated packets are being introduced gradually over the coming months, availability may vary.

Genus Pisum
Group/Species sativum
Variety Nairobi
Common Name Pea
Border Position Kitchen Garden
Soil Type Broad Tolerance
Site Full Sun
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 75cm (30in)
Spacing 45cm (18in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Sow February-March under cover (in a gutter) or April-June outside. Sow in the gutter or rake out a trench about 5cm (2in) deep and 10cm (4in) wide and sow 2 rows of peas evenly spaced about 7cm (3in) apart. Push soil back over them. Space trenches 75cm (30in) apart. When seedlings reach 5cm (2in) tall erect supports up to 180cm (6ft).
Care Tips Water moderately. Support at planting, against a trellis or fence.
Harvesting June - August
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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Pea 'Nairobi' reviews

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Reviewed 23rd November 2018 by Gayle

Okay Didn't grow very high