Sweet Pea Seed, Speckled
Speckled Sweet Pea Seed - High Protein Microgreen, Vigorous Grower, Tastes Just Like Sweet Peas
Sweet Pea as a microgreen is vitamin packed. Sweet Pea shoots are rich sources of Vitamins A, B, C and E, all the essential amino acids, and minerals calcium, iron and phosphorus. These nutrient enriched sprouts also contain 26% protein! Sweet Pea Sprouts aka "Shoots" have an amazing crunchy texture with a refreshing, crisp, sweet pea flavor.
Sweet Pea is a perfect addition to any salad or sandwich, or add to your favorite smoothie for a shot of nutrition. It can also be added to soup, eaten raw, or stir fried with other bean sprouts or vegetables. It's a great micro for snacking on, and is frequently used in pocket sandwiches or salads, and can also juiced as part of an anti-cancer regimen. These seeds can also be grown to full size in gardens or patio containers!
4 Ounces of Seed When Used as a Micro:
10" x 10" trays seeded (crops) = 4-5
Best medium to grow in = More vigorous in coco coir, will grow well on hydro pads too
One crop in a 10" x 10" tray will yield = About 6-8 ounces of micros
Days from seed to harvest = 12-14
Need to soak the seed before planting = yes, two hours in cold water
About our Seeds
All of our seed are always untreated, so no chemicals or preservatives - and always NON-GMO. They're also stored in a sterile, temperature controlled environment. Perfect for growing microgreens, sprouting, or in your garden.