Colossus peas belong to the southern pea family that includes cowpeas,
blackeyed peas and crowder peas. This heat-loving crop needs a long hot
62 days [1972, Clemson AES] One of the largest and best crowder peas. Light-
brown seeds in straw-colored, purple-tinted 7-9 in. pods. Large, bushy plants ...
Mar 27, 2009 ... Raise rows 6 to 8 inches above the garden; Southern peas grow best ... Calico
Crowder (79 days); Colossus (85 days); Knuckle Purple Hull (75 ...
Has anyone grown Colossus Southern Pea? How is it's flavor and production?
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Jun 23, 2008 ... Southern pea plants grow as vines, as bushes, or along the ground ... My favorite
variety is ' Colossus ', a great tasting, highly productive pea ...
Mar 18, 2012 ... 60 days — Plants produce good yields of nine to ten inches long pods that are
light-brown in color filled with darker brown peas that shell easily ...
types. Colossus, Hercules, Mississippi Silver, Clemson Purple and Zipper Cream
are good ... peas. If you want to grow those try Queen Anne for blackeyes and
Blackeye #5, Champion Cream, Colossus, Crowder, Mississippi Silver, Pink Eye
Purple ... Seedling spacing 2-6" on 36-42" beds (depending on variety grown).
Aug 2, 2013 ... ... Rattlesnake, Iron Clay, Bird, Cow, Colossus, Hercules, Mississippi Silver,
Shanty, ... Field peas have flourished in the South for over three hundred years
and ... Moreover, pea plants are selving, so multiple varieties can be ...
Sep 1, 1997 ... Good yields, easy shelling, erect plants. Colossus. CR. Silver green. Brown. 75.
SV. F, N. Large seed, good flavor. Mississippi Purple. HC. S, C.