Salt River Pima
Pisum sativum. From the Salt River Pima - Maricopa Indian Community in Phoenix, where they are grown in the cool season. The fresh peas are nice and sweet when picked young before the peas fill the pod. The dried peas are good in soups and stews. The large seeds are tan and smooth. Hardy in the desert but also performs well in spring at our farm in Patagonia. From our Seed Bank Collection.
- Origin: low desert, about 1300' elevation
- Can be grown with or without support
- Bulk Sizes available, see below