Lincoln Pea

Lincoln peas are one the most popular vegetables on the market because they're easy-to-grow and nutritious.    They also have a 60 day turnaround from planting to picking, making them perfect for quick turnarounds. 

  • Non-Hybrid Seeds
  • High Germination Rates
  • Regenerating Seeds

Description

Lincoln peas are one of the most popular vegetables on the market because they’re easy to grow and delicious.  These sturdy peas have a sweet flavor when picked young, but also have excellent long-term qualities when frozen or canned.  Lincoln Peas have a 60 day turnaround from planting to picking, making them perfect for quick turnarounds. Pods are 3 inches long with 5 or 6 peas on each pod.  A Lincoln pea plant is compact at about 18-20 inches long and the best part is they don’t require staking.  Peas are also very hardy and can withstand cold temperatures and light frost well.

 

Lincoln peas are very nutritional and provide the body with Calcium, Iron, Vitamins A, B1, B2, C, and Niacin. This food is very low in Saturated Fat, Cholesterol and Sodium. It is also a good source of Protein, Riboflavin, Niacin, Vitamin B6, Folate, Magnesium, Phosphorus and Copper, and a very good source of Dietary Fiber, Vitamin C, Vitamin K, Thiamin and Manganese.

 

Lincoln Peas were first offered in England in 1908 and have since become the gold standard to measure all other peas against. This old favorite rates as the sweetest and best for fresh-garden eating.  Because it’s a reliable garden staple, it ranks among the best for Survival Seed Kits or Seed Banks.

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