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Cowpeas: Vigna sinensis 'Mayo Colima'

Botanical name: Vigna sinensis 'Mayo Colima'

Common name: cowpea

also known as (black eyed pea, crowder pea, southern pea)

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Photo credit: Baker Creek Heirloom Seed Company
Cowpeas: Vigna sinensis 'Mayo Colima'

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Soil: dry, neutral, clay
Sun:
  
Zones: 1a thru 11a
Care:
easy
Lifespan:
annual
Category:   
Attributes:

fall interest, bee attracting, edible, drought tolerant

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description for "Cowpeas: Vigna sinensis 'Mayo Colima'"

Hailing from the dry climate of Mexico, is this colorful cowpea. With a shades of gray, orange/tan and motted gray, this combination dresses up any culinary dish. Maturity in 75 days. Edited by S. Derr

History:

Seeds originally collected from Mexico

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