Pea Plants

Tips for pea seeds

Zone 59749 | haleymann44 added on June 27, 2018 | Answered

I have great luck in the garden, but planted around a hundred pea seeds and I bet only 15 came up. I forgot to apply noculent, but I always have problems with peas rain or shine. This year has been rainy, so the cooler weather should have been great.

    A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
    Certified GKH Gardening Expert
    Answered on June 27, 2018

    Unfortunately, this rain is what caused the issue. Peas are very sensitive to rot, and wet conditions will cause this. A dusting of wettable sulfur, or a mix of 1/4 peroxide and 3/4 water will help to guard against this, but this will also kill an inoculate. Adding this back in after treatment will negate this.

    This article will give you more informatoin on the care of peas:

    Was this answer useful?

    Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
    Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

    You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

    If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

    Looking for more?
    here are more questions about...
    Pea Plants
    Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

    Learn From
    Your Peers on
    Our Blog

    Visit Our Blog

    Do you know a lot about gardening?
    Become a GKH Gardening Expert

    Learn More