Pea - Texas Cream (Southern)
We classify these as peas but they are more like beans. The Texas cream pea is most relatable to a black-eyed pea. It is a heat-loving plant that will produce well into the warmer months of Florida.
When to Plant:
- North Florida: March - August
- Central Florida: March - August
- South Florida: August - April
Planting instructions: Plant in a spot with full sun and well-draining soil. Give each plant 3-6” of space between each other. Sow directly into the garden or start transplants undercover. Plant seeds about 1“ deep and water regularly.
Germination time: 3 - 8 Days
Days to Maturity: 75 days
Number of seeds per pack: 30-40
For a more detailed dive into growing Peas in Florida check out this guide that I wrote.