California Blackeye Pea

70 days. An old standard variety with vigorous, high-yielding vines. Thomas Jefferson grew Blackeye peas in the 1770s. Originating in Africa, cowpeas are easy to grow and are very popular in the South. A very ancient crop. Minimum 30 seeds.

Good to start from seed in these months:

North Florida: February-March, September-October 

Central Florida: February-March, September-December

South Florida: January-February, October-December

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70 days. An old standard variety with vigorous, high-yielding vines. Thomas Jefferson grew Blackeye peas in the 1770s. Originating in Africa, cowpeas are easy to grow and are very popular in the South. A very ancient crop. Minimum 30 seeds.

Good to start from seed in these months:

North Florida: February-March, September-October 

Central Florida: February-March, September-December

South Florida: January-February, October-December

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