first peas

July 23, 2009 at 8:46 pm 1 comment

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First sown 29th April and every single one munched by slugs.  Unfortunately sowings in spring take 3-4 weeks to peak through the soil so it’s a good month or more before you realise they’re not coming.  Peas re-sown 11th June, slug pellets sprinkled liberally and these lovely pods picked today.  Only one gorgeous handful and all snacked on while weeding (sorry George).  MOSAIC - peas

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mutants Derek’s peas

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  • 1. recipe for happiness | Nip it in the bud  |  November 20, 2014 at 8:01 am

    […] ”my favourite and my best” whether cheery or blue.  I still remember my excitement the first time I blogged about growing peas, so delighted was I with the pictures snapped with our new […]


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