Vining Pea

In 2012 Elsoms were delighted to be able to announce that they had been appointed by leading US plant breeder Crites to market their varieties in the UK. Bob Miles, of Elsoms,has established a strong presence in the vining pea sector through the marketing of Maribo varieties over the last ten years and the addition of the Crites programme compliments and improves the choice of varieties available to growers.

  • Bob Miles inspecting Amalfi

    Bob Miles inspecting Amalfi

  • Andy Johnson - MD of Crites

    Andy Johnson - MD of Crites

  • Pea vining in the Columbia Basin

    Pea vining in the Columbia Basin

  • Vining Pea variety selection discussion

    Vining Pea variety selection discussion

  • New varieties of vining peas from Crites

    New varieties of vining peas from Crites

  • Jeff Safe - Vining Pea Plant Breeder

    Jeff Safe - Vining Pea Plant Breeder

Fully trialed and proven in the UK, the combination of varieties from Maribo and Crites provides growers with a choice of full and semi leafless options to suit their individual requirements. 

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