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 ...
Southern Peas or Cowpeas - Heirloom, Open Pollinated, Non-hybrid Seeds ...
Please leave a review about us at All Thing's Plants. ... Colossus Southern Pea.
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.
Aug 2, 2013 ... ... Iron Clay, Bird, Cow, Colossus, Hercules, Mississippi Silver, Shanty, Polecat: ...
Field peas have flourished in the South for over three hundred years and ...
Heirloom peas are open pollinators, which means that when a plant ...
Plant cowpeas outdoors directly in the garden after last frost date. ... stand erect
and bear up to ten peas per eight inch pods that are set high on the plants and
easy to pick. .... Colossus Cowpea boasts a large pod and large, light brown seed
May 26, 2010 ... No one has the old Hercules pea seed anymore. ... I grow Colossus every 2 or 3
years to maintain seed and because they are a decent shelling ...
Mar 10, 2015 ... Believe me, a meal of crowder or black-eyed peas, home-grown and dried from
your own ... A plump pod full of Colossus Crowder peas.
COLOSSUS SOUTHERN PEA. 58-65 days – The bushy little plants are easy to
pick and are excellent producers. This extra large, light-brown crowder is easy to
60 days. Vigna unguiculata. Plant produces good yields of brown colored
cowpeas. The 9½" long pods are straw colored and the peas are brown. This