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Tuberous Sweetpea

Tuberous Sweetpea Basics

Grows LikeVine, Forb/herb
DurationPerennial
U.S. NativeIntroduced to U.S.

Tuberous Sweetpea Morphology and Physiology

Active Growth PeriodSpring and Summer
After Harvest Regrowth RateSlow
AllelopathNo
BloatNone
C:N RatioLow
Coppice PotentialNo
Fall ConspicuousNo
Flower ColorPurple
Foliage ColorGreen
Foliage Porosity SummerPorous
Foliage Porosity WinterPorous
Foliage TextureFine
Fruit Seed ColorBlack
Fruit Seed ConspicuousNo
Growth FormRhizomatous
Growth RateModerate
Height Mature feet1.5
Leaf RetentionNo
LifespanModerate
Low Growing GrassNo
Nitrogen FixationMedium
Resprout AbilityNo
DecumbentDecumbent
ToxicitySlight

Tuberous Sweetpea Growing Requirements

Adapted to Coarse Textured SoilsYes
Adapted to Fine Textured SoilsNo
Adapted to Medium Textured SoilsYes
Anaerobic ToleranceNone
CaCO3 ToleranceMedium
Cold Stratification RequiredNo
Drought ToleranceMedium
Frost Free Days (Minimum)100
pH Minimum4.8
pH Maximum7.6
Planting Density per Acre (Minimum)11000
Planting Density per Acre (Maximum)21000
Precipitation Minimum36
Precipitation Maximum55
Root Depth (Minimum inches)10
Salinity ToleranceNone
Shade ToleranceIntermediate
Shade ToleranceIntermediate
Minimum Temperature (F)-28

Tuberous Sweetpea Reproduction

Bloom PeriodMid Spring
Commercial AvailabilityNo Known Source
Fruit Seed AbundanceMedium
Fruit Seed Period BeginsSpring
Fruit Seed Period EndsSummer
Fruit Seed PersistancesNo
Propagated by Bare RootNo
Propagated by BulbsNo
Propagated by ContainerNo
Propagated by CormsNo
Propagated by CuttingsNo
Propagated by SeedYes
Propagated by SodNo
Propagated by SprigsNo
Propagated by TubersYes
Seed per Pound15000
Seed Spread RateSlow
Seedling VigorLow
Seedling VigorLow
Small GrainNo
Vegetative Spread RateModerate

Tuberous Sweetpea Edibility and Other Uses

Berry/Nut Seed ProductNo
Christmas Tree ProductNo
Fodder ProductNo
Fuelwood ProductNone
Lumber ProductNo
Naval Store ProductNo
Palatable to a Browse AnimalLow
Palatable to a Grazing AnimalLow
Palatable to a HumanNo
Pulpwood ProductNo
Veneer ProductNo
CategoryDicot
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Tuberous Sweetpea

Tuberous Sweetpea grows like a Vine, Forb/herb. Tuberous Sweetpea is an Perennial. Tuberous Sweetpea is Introduced to U.S.. Spring and Summer is when Tuberous Sweetpea is actively growing. Tuberous Sweetpea has a Slow growth rate after harvest. Tuberous Sweetpea is not an allelopath. Tuberous Sweetpea has a Low C:N Ratio. Tuberous Sweetpea has a coppice potential of No. Tuberous Sweetpea is not fall conspicuous. Tuberous Sweetpea has a Purple colored flower. Tuberous Sweetpea has Green colored foliage. In the summertime, Tuberous Sweetpea has a Porous foliage porosity. In the wintertime, Tuberous Sweetpea has a Porous foliage porosity. Tuberous Sweetpea has a Fine foliage texture. Seeds of Tuberous Sweetpea are Black. Seeds of Tuberous Sweetpea are No conspicuous. Tuberous Sweetpea grows as a Rhizomatous. The growth rate of Tuberous Sweetpea is Moderate. The mature height of Tuberous Sweetpea is 1.5 feet. The lifespan of Tuberous Sweetpea is Moderate. The shape and orientation of Tuberous Sweetpea is Decumbent. Tuberous Sweetpea is adapted to coarse textured soils. Tuberous Sweetpea is not adapted to fine textured soils. Tuberous Sweetpea is adapted to medium textured soils. The anaerobic tolerance of Tuberous Sweetpea is None. The CaCO3 tolerance of Tuberous Sweetpea is Medium. Tuberous Sweetpea does not require cold stratification. The drought tolerance of Tuberous Sweetpea is Medium. Tuberous Sweetpea requires a minimum of 100 frost free days per year. The minimum pH of Tuberous Sweetpea is 4.8. The maximum pH of Tuberous Sweetpea is 7.6. The minimum planting density per acre of Tuberous Sweetpea is 11000. The maximum planting density per acre of Tuberous Sweetpea is 21000. The minimum Precipitation that Tuberous Sweetpea requires is 36. The maximum Precipitation that Tuberous Sweetpea can handle is 55. The minimum root depth of Tuberous Sweetpea is 10 inches. The salininty tolerance of Tuberous Sweetpea is None. The shade tolerance of Tuberous Sweetpea is Intermediate. The shade tolerance of Tuberous Sweetpea is Intermediate. The minimum temperature that Tuberous Sweetpea requires is -28. The bloom period of Tuberous Sweetpea is Mid Spring. The commerical availability of Tuberous Sweetpea is No Known Source. The fruit seed abundance of Tuberous Sweetpea is Medium. The fruit seed period of Tuberous Sweetpea begins Spring. The fruit seed period of Tuberous Sweetpea ends Summer. The fruit seed persistance of Tuberous Sweetpea is No. Tuberous Sweetpea is not propagated by bare roots. Tuberous Sweetpea is not propagated by bulbs. Tuberous Sweetpea is not propagated by container. Tuberous Sweetpea is not propagated by corms. Tuberous Sweetpea is not propagated by cuttings. Tuberous Sweetpea is propagated by seed. Tuberous Sweetpea is not propagated by sod. Tuberous Sweetpea is not propagated by sprig. Tuberous Sweetpea is propagated by tubers. Tuberous Sweetpea can generally yield 15000 seeds per pound of seeds. Tuberous Sweetpea has a Slow seed spread rate. Tuberous Sweetpea has a Low seedling vigor. Tuberous Sweetpea has a Low seedling vigor. Tuberous Sweetpea does not have a small grain. Tuberous Sweetpea has a Moderate vegatative spread rate. Tuberous Sweetpea does not have a berry/nut seed product. Tuberous Sweetpea is not viable as a Christmas Tree. Tuberous Sweetpea does not make a good fodder product. Tuberous Sweetpea does not make a good fuel wood product. Tuberous Sweetpea does not make a good lumber product. Tuberous Sweetpea does not make a naval store product. Tuberous Sweetpea is not palatable to browse animals. Tuberous Sweetpea is not palatable to grazing animals. Tuberous Sweetpea is not palatable to humans. Tuberous Sweetpea does not make a pulpwood product. Tuberous Sweetpea does not make a veneer product. Tuberous Sweetpea is of the category, Dicot.
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