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