Royal Striped Cow Pea
Cowpeas are a small bean like legume that thrives in heat and does especially well in poor conditions. In fact these beans has taken the South African drought of 2015/2016 in its stride when many other legume types hardly grew at all. Cow peas can be used in cooking like any other dry bean…..and they are really pretty.
Cowpeas are bush like plants with dense foliage that creeps for a good 50 cms to its sides. Leaves are dark green and pods packed with up to 20 beans!, they are also remarkably easy to shell. Improve poor soil by planting cowpeas.
Approximately 25 seeds
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