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Pea Mangetout Plants - Shiraz
£7.99
Pea Mangetout Plants - Shiraz Pea Mangetout Plants - Shiraz

Pea Mangetout Plants - Shiraz

This British bred variety boasts pretty bicoloured flowers and flat purple pods that are best picked young and eaten raw, steamed or stir-fried. The purple pods are rich in the antioxidant anthocyanin (though the colour fades to dark green when the pods are steamed or boiled). Good resistance to powdery mildew and good tolerance to downy mildew.

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Delivery: Despatch from May 2017
Code: 242761
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Attractive purple pods

This British bred variety boasts pretty bicoloured flowers and flat purple pods that are best picked young and eaten raw, steamed or stir-fried. The purple pods are rich in the antioxidant anthocyanin (though the colour fades to dark green when the pods are steamed or boiled). Good resistance to powdery mildew and good tolerance to downy mildew.

Colour:Purple

Hardiness:0 degrees

Resistance to Disease:False

Seeds:False

Bulbs:False

Shrubs:False

Tree:False

Plants:True

Plug or Potted Plant:Plug

If Plug Small, Medium or Large:Medium

Aftercare - Easy:True

Aftercare - Moderate:False

Aftercare - High:False

Scented:False

Height:91-100cm

Cut Flower:False

Edible Flower:False

Spread:21-30cm

Spacing:41-50cm

Organic:False

Good For Dried Flowers:False

Drought Resistant:False

RHS Award of Garden Merit:False

Vegetables recommended by the NIAB:False

Award Winners in Fleuroselect Trials:False

Soil Type:ALL

Likes Acidic Soil:False

Containers:True

Hanging Baskets:False

Beds & Borders:True

Rockeries:False

Climbers:False

Greenhouse, Glass House or Home:False

Prefers Full Sun:True

Grows in Sun or Partial Shade:True

Grows in Sun or Shade:False

Partial or Full Shade:False

Shade:False

F1 Variety:False

Hardy Annual:False

Half Hardy Annual:False

Greenhouse Annual:False

Hardy Biennial:False

Greenhouse Biennial:False

Hardy Perennial:False

Tender Perennial:False

Half Hardy Perennial:False

Greenhouse Perennial:False

Shrub:False

Butterflies:False

Birds:False

Bees:True

On Receipt - Remove the plants from the packaging immediately upon receipt. Check the compost is moist and water if necessary. All the vegetable plants can be planted immediately into a moist soil in the garden, provided conditions are suitable. Once planted water well to settle the soil around the plants. Soil Preparation - Vegetable plants require a well drained soil in a sunny position that has ideally been dug in the autumn. Prior to planting lightly fork over the area removing any weeds that have grown, and break down any large lumps. Apply a general fertiliser such as Growmore and rake into the surface. During the growing period keep the plants well watered in dry spells and keep weeds under control.

Ideal for beds and borders, patio pots and containers. Attractive to bees. Grows well in sun or shade.

All Dobies products should reach you in perfect condition, just as they left us. If you are dissatisfied in any way with their condition on arrival, please let us know within 14 days. We are only liable for the cost of the goods as quoted on the website plus the cost of delivery if the goods are faulty.

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