Pea

The pea varieties offered by Tozer Seeds have been trialed extensively in the UK and represent a range of good quality and dependable varieties for UK production. We have specialised in selecting varieties most suitable for the fresh market, where disease resistance, flavour and shelf life are of primary importance.

CROP INFORMATION

Sow PeriodFirst early varieties: Autumn and February Other Varieties: March - June
Suggested Density862,000 - 1,148,000 per hectare
Harvest PeriodFrom June - September
  • Avola

    Very good quality for early picking. Suitable for autumn sowing in the south of the UK and early spring sowing elsewhere. Average 6 peas per pod. Plant height 60cm

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  • Ambassador

    Second early maincrop variety. Robust plants with excellent resistance to powdery mildew and Fusarium. Produces 2 blunt ended pods per node.

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  • Zircon

    New medium early flat podded pea with an average pod weight of 4.5g. Intermediate resistance to powdery mildew, Pea Leaf Roll Virus and Fusarium.

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  • Sugar Snap Pea – Zuccola

    Produces dark green glossy pods with 7 to 8 peas per pod. Resistant to mildew and Fusarium.

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  • Sugar Snap Pea – Cascadia

    Early medium maturity pea with very fleshy round pod. Resistance to Pea Wilt 1.

     

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