Austrian Winter Pea
A 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
Cover Crops, Herbaceous Flowering Species, Wildlife Habitat & Food Plots
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
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: NI
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: NI
Seeding Rate: 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