Cow Peas
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CowPeas expiration date

Zone 2777 | Anonymous added on March 29, 2018 | Answered

my packet of cowpeas purple hull says sell by 12/15. Do you think they are still good to grow?

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Downtoearthdigs
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on March 30, 2018

As long as the seed packet stayed dry and was not exposed to extreme temperatures they should still be viable seeds.

You may have a slightly lower germination rate.
This link has more information.
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/propagation/seeds/planting-old-seeds.htm

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