Peas Planting Time - Knowledgebase Question

Name: Harry A
Levittown, PA
Question by haandonian
March 17, 2000
I have been told that in my area, the time to plant peas is on St. Patricks Day. This year, I did and now the temperature dropped below 32F last night. Is St. Patricks day too early? And will the seeds freeze?


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Answer from NGA
March 17, 2000

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Peas are very cold tolerant and are normally planted about six weeks before the last anticipated frost date for your area. They should be fine. Unbelievable, but true.

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