The Optimum Germination Temperature for Peas

Peas experience higher germination success when planted at temperatures between 50 and 77 degrees Fahrenheit. The germination process speeds up with warmer temperatures. Peas, which are cool-weather vegetables, can be planted directly in the garden as soon as the soil is workable, typically in mid to late March.

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