Pisum arvense
Austrian Winter Pea

Cold-tolerant cool season legume; used for erosion control as a cover crop or temporary hay crop; builds nitrogen and organic matter in fields and gardens; not winter hardy north of the Mason-Dixon Line; seed in early spring or fall; excellent for wild game food plots.

General Product Information:

Item Number: PISARV01
Species Type: Naturalized
Product Categories:
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Classification: Herbaceous Annual Legume, Herbaceous Annual Legume
Characteristics: Good top growth with high protein content; tolerant of cold weather.
Habitat: Prefers dry soils.
Height: Up to 4.0 Ft

Indicator Regions (view map & key):

Northcentral & Northeast: NI
Midwest: NI
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: NI
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: NI


Seed Information:

Mix Seed Rate per Acre: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 25.0% and not more than 50.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fluffy



Price: $1.44/Lb

This species is included in the following Ernst Seed Mixes

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