Growing Peas

Michelle RobertsGardening, Planting Tips


Peas Have Universal Appeal Archeologist and historians have come across peas in ancient tombs and writings discussing their virtues. The Chinese claim peas were discovered by their emperor Shu Nung, who was known as the Father of Agriculture. In Norse mythology Thor is said to have given his sons peas as a punishment. To appease him the people only ate peas on Thursday, which was “Thor’s day.” [spacer height=”15″ mobile_hide=”true”] [pullQuote position=”center”]Shelling peas are meant to be shelled because their pods are too tough and fibrous to eat. [/pullQuote] [spacer height=”15″ mobile_hide=”true”] Health Benefits of peas: [ul style=”4″] Rich in … Read More