field pea


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field′ pea`


n.
a variety of the common pea, Pisum sativum arvense, grown for forage and silage.
[1700–10]
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Noun1.field pea - seed of the field pea plantfield pea - seed of the field pea plant    
legume - the fruit or seed of any of various bean or pea plants consisting of a case that splits along both sides when ripe and having the seeds attach to one side of the case
Austrian winter pea, field-pea plant, Pisum arvense, Pisum sativum arvense, field pea - variety of pea plant native to the Mediterranean region and North Africa and widely grown especially for forage
2.field pea - variety of pea plant native to the Mediterranean region and North Africa and widely grown especially for foragefield pea - variety of pea plant native to the Mediterranean region and North Africa and widely grown especially for forage
field pea - coarse small-seeded pea often used as food when young and tender
pea plant, pea - a leguminous plant of the genus Pisum with small white flowers and long green pods containing edible green seeds
field pea - seed of the field pea plant
3.field pea - coarse small-seeded pea often used as food when young and tender
pea - seed of a pea plant used for food
Austrian winter pea, field-pea plant, Pisum arvense, Pisum sativum arvense, field pea - variety of pea plant native to the Mediterranean region and North Africa and widely grown especially for forage
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Analysis of nitrogen partitioning in field pea resulting in linear increase in nitrogen harvest index.
For these reasons, lodging can cause up to 74% yield loss in some field pea cultivars (Amelin and Parakhin, 2003).
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Exceptions are fava beans (Vicia faba), which can be planted as early in the season as peas; and field pea (Pisum arvense), which, unlike its cousin the garden pea (Pisum sativum), can be grown (6) throughout the growing season.
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