60 days. [Richard Fery, ARS/USDA, 2000.] Seeds retain their green color even when dry/mature, making this a great canning/freezing variety for that "fresh" look. Sweet, fruity flavor. 8-9 in. light green pods, 1-2 pods/cluster, upright for easy picking. (¼ lb = 4 oz = 114 g)
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Southern Peas (Cowpeas)

Vigna unguiculata
Please refer to Southern Pea Cultural Notes for growing information.
Asparagus Beans are the same species as Southern Peas, but are listed separately.
Packet: 1 oz (28g) unless stated (approx. 140-250 seeds, depending on variety) sows 30-50'.
See Peas for Snap Peas, Snow Peas, and Shelling (English) Peas.