Pea-Partridge Pea (Florida Native)
Pea-Partridge Pea (Florida Native)
Pea-Partridge Pea (Florida Native)

Pea-Partridge Pea (Florida Native)

Brand: Whitwam Organics
Item Number: 3317-01

Regular price $3.75 On Sale

Estimated Arrival: Between Dec 02 and Dec 07. * ETA for USA only

Pea-Partridge Pea (Florida-Native)

Chamaecrista fasciculata

Partridge pea is an herbaceous annual or short-lived perennial that grows wild in the "desert", sandhills, Flatwoods, coastal dunes, and other disturbed areas throughout the state. Flowers bloom year-round in South Florida, from late spring to late autumn. The nectar glands in the blooms attract ants, flies, wasps, and other bees, while the nectar glands attract butterflies and long-tongued bees.

Days to germination

 14-28 days

Days to maturity

60-70 days

Life cycle

Annual/Short lived perennial

Plant time

Late Spring through Summer

Spacing

6-12 inches

Sun

Full sun, Partial

Soil temperature

At least 55 degrees

Optimum soil P.H

5.6-7.3

Height

2 feet

Harvest

N/A

Pea-Partridge Pea (Florida-Native)

Chamaecrista fasciculata

Partridge pea is an herbaceous annual or short-lived perennial that grows wild in the "desert", sandhills, Flatwoods, coastal dunes, and other disturbed areas throughout the state. Flowers bloom year-round in South Florida, from late spring to late autumn. The nectar glands in the blooms attract ants, flies, wasps, and other bees, while the nectar glands attract butterflies and long-tongued bees.

Days to germination

 14-28 days

Days to maturity

60-70 days

Life cycle

Annual/Short lived perennial

Plant time

Late Spring through Summer

Spacing

6-12 inches

Sun

Full sun, Partial

Soil temperature

At least 55 degrees

Optimum soil P.H

5.6-7.3

Height

2 feet

Harvest

N/A