Pea Shoots Microgreens

Pea Shoots Microgreens Ready For Harvest

Pea Shoots Microgreens Profile

Pea shoots are a very tasty microgreen and for that reason very popular among microgreens growers. This microgreen is great on salads, soups, and even a perfect addition to any smoothie.
Presoak: 4 to 6 hours (cold water)
Growing Medium: Soil (preferred), Coco Coir, or Hydroponic
Germination: 2 to 3 days
Blackout Period: 3 to 5 days
Nutrients: Vitamins A, C, E, B1, B2, B3, B6, protein, fiber, omega-3 and micronutrients
Texture: Crisp and Fresh
Harvest Time: 8 to 14 days
Seed Density: 5 to 8 oz for a 10 by 20 tray

What Do Pea Shoots Microgreens Taste Like

Pea shoots microgreens taste like peas but in a fresh crispy microgreen way. 

How Do You Eat Pea Shoots Microgreens

Pea shoots microgreens can be used as a garnish for soups or salads. They are also used in smoothies and other deserts. I especially like to use pea shoots microgreens for my sandwiches.

Do not cook pea shoots microgreens. This will remove the concentration of nutrients. Add them to your soups at the end or as a garnish.

Do Pea Shoots Microgreens Grow Back

Pea shoots microgreens will not grow back after you harvest them. You will need to plant more seeds with new soil to regrow them. 

Pea Sprouts Vs. Pea Shoots

There are some key differences in concentration of nutrients between pea sprouts vs pea shoots. The two greens taste slightly different as well. Pea sprouts have a more Earthy flavor compared to pea shoots.
Pea Shoots Microgreens Seeds
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