3051 Winged Asparagus Pea
Tetragonolobus purpurea Heirloom. Unique plant with cinnamon red flowers and prostrate growing habit. The fruits are winged pods that can be eaten if harvested at 2cm stage. Also known as Asparagus Pea for its faint similarity in flavour. It has been listed in colonial seed catalogues from the 1700s and has its origin in the Mediterranean area. Ht. 20cm/8” 24-30 sds/gm.