Legumes

Legumes are excellent cover crops that includes beans, vetch, clover, and alfalfa, all of which supply nitrogen to the soil through rhizobial bacteria. Legumes will easily improve soil health, reduces fertilization needs, and increases crop yields. Other cover crop benefits include erosion control, organic matter and moisture conservation.

$5.00

The Austrian Winter Pea, sometimes called black pea or field pea, is a great cool season legume for cover crops, wildlife and winter grazing!

Big Boy Purplehull
Cowpea Seeds
$3.00

The Big Boy Purplehull is a high yielding, popular Southern cowpea that is great for home gardens as it is very prolific.

Common
Alfalfa
$8.00

The Common Alfalfa is a somewhat winter hardy perennial legume, but it grows more quickly than other regular alfalfa varieties.

$7.00

The Crimson Clover is an attractive winter annual that can be planted fall or early spring and will protect and improve the soil.

$2.00

The Dimpled Brown Crowder is an excellent cowpea for canning, freezing or drying, it can also be used for Nitrogen Fixation.

Elite
Cowpea Seeds
$2.00

The Elite cowpea is a bush type cream southern pea that produces heavy yields of 7" pods with cowpeas that are delicious and easy to shell.

Hairy Vetch
Legumes
$7.00

When sown late summer, the Hairy Vetch spring regrowth is vigorous and nitrogen-producing, for tilling in before planting spring garden crops.

Iron and Clay
Cowpea Seeds
$6.00

Iron and Clay cowpeas makes a great cover crop for smothering weeds and adding Nitrogen to soil during spring as the frost will kill the cowpeas.

$8.00

The Ladino Clover is the most popular white clover in the USA as it is two to four times as large as the common white clover!

$7.00

The Mammoth Red Clover is a large, fast growing clover that is an ideal grazing crop and can be sowed in spring, summer or fall!

$7.00

The Medium Red Clover is fast to establish and can be grown in most soil types as well as sowed in spring, summer or fall!

$5.00

The Packer Forage Pea, or Canadian field pea, is a cool-season legume that is used for cover crops, wildlife and winter grazing!

Sadandy
Cowpea Seeds
$2.00

The Sadandy cowpea produces bush-type plants that are prolific and thrive in hotter, Southern weather and are great for fresh shelling.

$5.00

The Secada Forage Pea is a relatively new forage pea that has a wide range of uses such as forage, green manure, weed suppression and more!

Sunn Hemp
Legumes
$8.00

The Sunn Hemp is a legume that makes an excellent cover crop as it is great for nitrogen fixation and nematode resistance in the soil.

Sweet Clover
Legumes
$7.00

The Sweet Clover is a legume that is exceptional for not only attracting honey bees to the garden, but also creating green manure!

Texas Cream
Cowpea Seeds
$2.00

The Texas Cream cowpea is a heavy yielding Southern cowpea that is great for fresh shelling that thrives in hotter weather.

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Black Crowder
Cowpea Seeds
$2.00

The Black Crowder cowpea is a high yielding variety of long green pods are easy to shell and deep purple cowpeas that turn black when dried.

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$2.00

The seeds are a typical blackeye type of Southern peas with cream-colored seed coats and black pigments around the eyes.

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$2.00

The California Blackeye #5 is a high yielding, vigorous and easy to grow cowpea plant that can be used green shell peas or dry like winter beans.

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Knuckle Purple Hull
Cowpea Seeds
$2.00

The Knuckle Purple Hull cowpea is a bush type producing heavy yields of purple pods that tend to stay off the ground and cluster making for easy picking.

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Lady
Cowpea Seeds
$3.00

The Lady cowpea is the smallest and most tender Southern cowpea on the market and is a variety that is popular and hard to find.

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Mississippi Silver
Cowpea Seeds
$2.00

Does well in most climates. Pods average 6-7 ” long, and are silver colored, occasionally streaked with rose. Easy to grow and shell.

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Pinkeye Purple Hull
Cowpea Seeds
$2.00

Pinkeye Purple Hull cowpea is one of the most popular varieties preferred by Southerners and are great for drying and canning.

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Quickpick Pinkeye
Cowpea Seeds
$2.00

The Elite cowpea is a bush type cream southern pea that produces heavy yields of 7" pods with cowpeas that are delicious and easy to shell.

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$9.00

The White Dutch Clover is a perennial clover variety that is a customer favorite for controlling erosion while protecting the soil!

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Zipper Cream
Cowpea Seeds
$2.00

Zipper Cream cowpeas are very easy to grow and are a tasty Southern favorite that produces large, creamy-white seeds that are easy to shell!