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Chickling Pea

Lathyrus sativus

Also known as

Blue Vetchling, Chickling Vetch, Grass Pea, Indian Pea, Riga-Pea, Dogtooth-Pea, Khesari, Wedge Peavine, White Pea, White Vetchling, Chicken Vetch, Grass pea, Riga pea

Lathyrus sativus by Franck DESMOULIN (Franck DESMOULIN (cc-by-sa))

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H6

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

40cm

60cm

Min

20cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Chickling Pea Overview

This crop has an minimum optimum growing temperature of 10C and a maximum optimum growing temperature of 28C.

Common problems with Chickling Pea

How to propagate Chickling Pea

Seed

By seed the annuals (soaked before sowing) in early spring or early autumn, perennials by seed in autumn.

Division

Division in spring.

Other uses of Chickling Pea

Vegetable