Pigeon PeaCajanus cajan
Pigeon Pea that is being grown in the biodome at Daleys nursery shows it flowering
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Specifications of Pigeon Pea
Preferred Climate Tropical, SubtropicalLearn About Climate Zones
Grown From SeedlingLearn About Propagation Methods
Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 2-5m
Plants required to Pollinate 1 (Self Pollinating)Learn about Pollination
Can it Handle Frosts? Sometimes
Amount of leaves in Winter? All Leaves (Evergreen)
Quarantine Restrictions to these Areas WA
Water Requirements Moderate Watering
Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree? Can be pruned to 2m
Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest First Year
Sun or Shade Full (Sun:80%-100%)
Preferred Soil Type Good Drainage
Soil pH Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)
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Customer Tips & Reviews Pigeon Pea
Wonderfully tough tree, beautiful pea pods like velvet , stunningly odd yellow and red flowers, quick growing and healthy, must have for every garden.
LAMB ISLAND, QLD, Australia
Fast growing; edible peas (dahl); good nitrogen fixing properties; chickens love the leaves and seed pods.
Rhizobium is required for fixing Nitrogen and productivity
MT WAVERLEY, VIC, Australia
Growing for mulch and peas, hoping to get some peas soon.
RUNCORN, QLD, Australia
Loving these trees! I started with one, but I chucked some seed about, and I've a few more in strategic places, now, and would like a few more. While they are great for a prolific food provider, and the leaves make excellent compost additions, what I r...