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Pea 'Blue Pod Capucijner'

Pisum sativum

  • 11 plantings
  • 5 available for swap
  • 13 wanted
  • 24 stashed

Blue Pod Capucijner is a variety of Pea which is a member of the Pisum family. Its botanical name is Pisum sativum 'Blue Pod Capucijner'. 'Blue Pod Capucijner' is considered a OP (open polliated) cultivar. This variety is an Vegetable that typically grows as an Annual, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of a single year. Blue Pod Capucijner is known for growing to a height of approximately 1.55 metres (5.04 feet).

Blue Pod Capucijner Pea is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Blue Pod Capucijner have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Blue Pod Capucijner

  • Partial Sun

  • Very High

Try to plant in a location that enjoys partial sun and remember to water very often. Blue Pod Capucijner is generally regarded as a half hardy plant, so although it can survive a small mild cold snap, it is wise to ensure that this plant is protected from frost damage. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Blue Pod Capucijner are Zone 3 and Zone 9. Blue Pod Capucijner needs a loamy soil with a ph of 5.5 to 6.5 (weakly acidic soil).

Growing Blue Pod Capucijner from seed

Sow 0.99 inches (2.54 cm) deep with a guideline distance of 2.97 inches (7.62 cm). For optimal germination, soil temperature should be a minimum of 4°C / 39°F.

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Blue Pod Capucijner about 35 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Blue Pod Capucijner

Blue Pod Capucijner is half hardy, so ensure you wait until all danger of frost has passed in your area before considering planting outside.

Harvesting Blue Pod Capucijner

Other Names for Pea 'Blue Pod Capucijner'

Blauwschokker, Desiree, Desiree Dwarf, Pois A Crosse Violette, Capucijners Blue Pod, Blue Podded Capucijner