Return to the Container Gardening Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
Planting Peas

Posted by saturn1956 6 (My Page) on
Wed, May 1, 13 at 18:53

I would like to try planting peas I do have large containers and tomato cages for them to climb. I am wondering if I am behind as far as planting them I have not yet,just did not want to do it late,I know they are planted early

Saturn


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: Planting Peas

Really no such thing as too late for peas up here. I planted mine last week. Two years ago I planted a spring crop, and when they were done, planted another crop in the middle of summer and they grew just fine. You are a zone warmer, but go ahead and plant.


 o
RE: Planting Peas

I'm interested in growing peas too ... what is the minimum depth of soil/size of container you recommend? Thanks ...


 o
RE: Planting Peas

Depends on how many peas you want to grow. Last winter we planted a few in a tiny pot and put it on the window sill and grew them just for the fun of it. Even got a few peas out of it. They'll grow in just about anywhere, in anything, in as little as a few inches of soil. Just plant them in whatever you have and allow an inch or two between plants.


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Container Gardening Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here