Mississippi Cream Pea

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Mississippi Cream Pea is a southern classic! Producing delicious cream peas in concentrated sets of 6-8 inch pods! These creamy-white to light-green peas are delicious braised, steamed, or fried and keep their color well. Excellent for canning or freezing as well. Can produce two crops if planted early.

Species

Cowpea, Mississippi Cream
Vigna unguiculata

Plant Size 2-3 Feet Tall

Days to Germinate

7-14

Days to Harvest

70

Germination Rate

89%

Test Date

7/21

Lifespan

Annual
Country of Origin

United States

Sunlight

Full Sun, Partial Shade

Seeds Packed For

2022

 

Planting Instructions:

Soak overnight in warm water for 8-12 hours, no more than 24-hours. Plant 2 inch in soil after danger of frost has passed in Spring whenever air temperatures are reliably above 70F and soil temperatures are above 60F.

Within-Row Spacing 2-3 inches
Between-Row Spacing 36-40 inches


Nutrition Facts:

Calories 130
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 0.5 g 0%
Saturated fat 0.1 g 0%
Polyunsaturated fat 0.2 g
Monounsaturated fat 0 g
Cholesterol 0 mg 0%
Sodium 6 mg 0%
Potassium 625 mg 17%
Total Carbohydrate 27 g 9%
Dietary fiber 7 g 28%
Sugar 4.4 g
Protein 4.3 g 8%
Vitamin A 23% Vitamin C 6%
Calcium 18% Iron 8%
Vitamin D 0% Vitamin B-6 5%
Cobalamin 0% Magnesium 18%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.