How to Grow Peas and Pods

Peas are at their finest the moment they are picked. Grow your own and you will never eat store-bought ones again.

Excerpted from How to Grow Practically Everything
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Sow Seed

Dig the area in winter and leave it until early spring. Remove any weeds, and create a trench 1-1/4 in. deep along a string line. Plant the seeds 2 in. apart, in two rows 8 in. apart, and cover with soil. Water well. Keep soil moist for bumper crops and to prevent powdery mildew.

Excerpted from How to Grow Practically Everything

© Dorling Kindersley Limited 2010

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