Asparagus Pea

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(aka Winged Pea, Heirloom) A legume not related to either asparagus or peas; most likely from northwest Africa. Mentioned as early as 1734 by celebrated gardener and botanist Philip Miller. Beautiful red flowers on low growing plants that spread laterally along the ground. Uniquely flavored pods are best steamed whole when small. Thrives in poor soil. 90 days to harvest. (approx. 50 seeds/pkt)

MFG Part Number: 0940