Top Pick Cream Pea Cowpea features an upright bush plant with prolific set of pods on the top where they are easy to see and harvest. The plants will have 2-3 heavy flushes of pod set. Pick when light purple for shelling. The seeds keep their color when cooked and have a creamy but not mushy texture. They are easy to shell at all stages. Plants can be grown 8-12” apart for the best productivity. 50-55 days fresh.
(Vigna unguiculata subsp. unguiculata)
5,000 seeds/lb.; 50 lbs./acre.
7-14 days. 70-80°F.