I’ve been sorting out my saved pea seeds, hoping this year to not get them mixed up. I’m storing them in separate containers. In the picture above, bottom left, Duke of Albany, bottom right, Blue Prussian, top, Salmon Pink. Duke of Albany in full growth here:
Blue Prussian here (with some photobombing soft fruit):
And the slightly crazy Salmon Pink:
These were all heritage peas which I acquired at seed swaps over the last few years so I’ll be delighted if they all grow again next year. The saved peas have been sitting on a sunny windowsill for a few weeks. Sorting them into separate jars was rather calming and enabled me to appreciate their desiccated beauty:
Another wonder of nature and promise of future joy in the garden.