Fast Lady Northern Southern Pea
3554 - Fast Lady Northern Southern Pea (Cowpea) 58 days. Great for short-season areas. 7-8 in. long, yellow pods are easy to pick and shell. Bushy, semi-erect plants. Tender, tasty seeds cook fast without any soaking. Sow seed 1 in. deep, 2 in. apart in rows 3-6 ft. apart. Southern peas have cultural requirements similar to beans. They need warmer soil, so wait until 3-4 weeks after last frost to plant.