Pea seeds germinate slowly in cold soil, so you may want to cover the planting area with clear plastic to warm it up about a week before planting. To soften the seed coat, soak the seeds in water for about 12 hours before planting. This encourages more rapid germination. In some areas, peas can be planted in late summer for a fall harvest. Time the planting so it's about two months before the first frost in fall.
Illustration of Titan Pea Tunnel holding pea vines with peas ready to harvest
The Titan Pea Tunnel is an ultra-sturdy and durable support that makes the most of tight garden spaces. Plant a row of peas on each side and they'll climb up and over. In the meantime, plant spinach and salad greens underneath — you'll be done harvesting by the time the peas are ready.
Peas come in two heights: bush peas and climbing peas. All benefit from some kind of support. Though bush peas are only 2 to 3 feet tall, they will flop on the ground if you don't give them something to climb on. Climbing peas may reach 6 to 8 feet tall and they need a sturdy trellis. Peas climb with 1" tendrils that they wrap around anything that's less than about a quarter inch. String, twine, trellis netting or wire mesh with a grid no less than 1" square, all work well. For highest yield, plant peas on both sides of the trellis.
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