12 fresh Peanut pods, 20 seeds, Arachis hypogaea, CA
Common Peanut. Fresh, untreated, raw, in shell.
Annual. Easy to grow legume. Plant in Spring. Harvest in Fall.
Peanuts grow best in light, sandy loam soil with a pH of 5.9–7. Plant individual seeds or the entire pod. Full sun, medium water.
Their capacity to fix nitrogen means that they add nitrogen to your soil and can significantly improve soil fertility. Makes a great rotation crop. Jimmy Carter grew peanuts.