Growing Purple Hull Peas

Wild + Whole Sourced S02 E03 Nov 29, 2022

Growing Purple Hull Peas

As an avid gardener, Danielle is eager to grow a new variety of legumes and seeks expert advice from Misty Newcomb. In this episode, Danielle and Misty uncover the importance of seed saving and seed diversity. By understanding the significance of the purple hull pea in the South, they learn how seeds represent our past, provide hope for the future, and are a link to our local community. Together they prepare the purple hull pea in a traditional Southern recipe, but also find interesting new ways of working with the legume.