9/7/15

raspberryfool: (Raspberryfool)
My my, how quickly summer has rolled around! This is a brief pea update with no images; I'll have to do a proper update one day!

The hybrid pea plants from my cross (Bijou (B) x Golden Sweet (G.S.)) grew very well; they're currently bearing a healthy-looking crop of F2 seeds. The F1 generation was very much as I predicted in my earlier post, but they did throw up a few surprises. Below is a quick-and-dirty summary of what i've found so far:Cut for boring waffle... )

So that's the current situation in my pea-crossing experiment. I'll sow a handful for an autumn trial, nature permitting.