Short on Space But Want Home-Grown Peas? Grow Peas in Pots.

Posted by @Newyorkrita on
Any type of garden peas, including snap peas, snow peas and shelling peas, can be easily and successfully grown in large pots.

I used to grow peas in the ground, but ever since I discovered how well they do in containers, I have used this method to grow my peas.
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Start your seedlings by sprinkling seeds liberally in your pot and covering them with about an inch of soil. You won't use rows with this method. You will just have a patch of peas.

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Use bamboo poles as supports for the peas.
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If you don't have bamboo stakes, tomato cages will work just as well and look pretty also.
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Comments and discussion:
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
any thinning? by TiaLee Aug 19, 2015 2:27 PM 3
And you can get creative too! by CarolineScott Jan 3, 2015 11:37 AM 1
Great! by BarbaraSATX Dec 6, 2014 2:53 PM 0
Untitled by donnabking Nov 30, 2014 9:17 PM 5
Which peas? by daylilydreams Nov 30, 2014 8:23 AM 2
How big pots? How much fert? by dyzzypyxxy Nov 29, 2014 10:15 PM 3
Never thought of doing this! by woofie Nov 29, 2014 8:45 PM 2

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