English heirloom green peas. This is a favorite variety for home gardeners produces loads of 4-5 in. pods full of plump, sweet, dark green peas on 30 in. plants. Double pods set heavily at the top of the plant for easy picking. Excellent fresh flavor holds well for canning and freezing. Resists wilt and mildew (DM, FW, RR & LCV). Be warned - in the deep and tropical south this is a cool weather crop - don't try to plant it later than December - January. 68 days. Pisum sativum. Family: Legumes.