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Pea Climbing - Alderman

Sown along right front fence

This planting has been archived (Harvested).

Latest Milestone Harvesting

Quantity: 5

Plant Pea Pisum sativum 3384
Variety Telephone 144


Care Instructions

Try for a seed spacing of at approx. 0.99 inches (2.54 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.99 inches (2.54 cm) if planning to sow direct.

Telephone normally grows to a max height of 5.04 feet (that's 1.55 metres metric) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.

Your garden is in full sun light: plant in a location that enjoys partial sun.

Your garden has sandy clay loam soil - try to plant this plant in clay soil if possible for best results.

Remember to water very often.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (11) is not within the ideal known range for Pea 'Telephone'. The recommended range is between Zone 3 and 9. You may have to reassess this planting for suitability in your garden.

Your garden has neutral soil (7.0) which is not within the known ideal range for Pea 'Telephone'. The recommended range is between pH 5.5 and 6.5 (acidic soil) - you may have to reassess the suitability of this plant for your garden.

More information about Pea Climbing - Alderman is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Pea Climbing - Alderman Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.

Harvest Tally

0.05 kg : 17.0 item

Linked Plantings & Stash Items

Name Garden Gardener Location Planted Archived


  • 24 Sep 2015

    Harvesting day 120

    3 good pods. 1 of questionable quality. Total seeds 10 (9 good – kept for seed saving).

    4.0 x item 0.01 kg

  • 28 Aug 2015

    Fertilising day 93

    Watered with worm liquid

  • 25 Aug 2015

    Flowering day 90

  • 19 Aug 2015

    Harvesting day 84

    Only one pod ready for picking. I wonder if the ducks have been munching.

    1.0 x item 0.0 kg

  • 14 Aug 2015

    Harvesting day 79

    6.0 x item 0.02 kg

  • 07 Aug 2015

    Harvesting day 72

    First 6 pods harvested

    6.0 x item 0.02 kg

  • 28 Jul 2015

    Fertilising day 62

    Peas growing beneath tomatoes, watered with worm liquid

    Garden Maintenance July - PRIVATE
  • 24 Jul 2015

    Budding day 58

    Flower buds forming

  • 10 Jun 2015
    Showing True Leaves

    Showing True Leaves day 14

    A second plant has emerged and all are heading towards the fence

  • 02 Jun 2015

    Sprouting day 6

  • 31 May 2015

    Germinating day 4


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