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Pea - Sugar Snap - Pisum sativum
Hardy annual Snap. Sweet and crunchy edible pods and peas grow on tall vines. Pods are 2"-3" long, _" across, and bear over a long picking period. Yields well in both hot and cold weather.
Soil & Water: Well drained, fertile, slightly acidic to neutral soil. Adequate water is needed for high yield.
Planting & Growing: Direct seed in early spring as soon as the soil can be worked. For best yields and easier picking, provide support at planting time with a fence or trellis
Harvesting & Storage: Harvest when the peas enlarge in the pods. Good for freezing and canning.
Did You Know? Peas are a good source of Riboflavin, Vitamin B6, Magnesium, Potassium and dietary fiber. Peas are legumes which add nitrogen to the soil.
Soil Temperature: 50-80F
Planting Depth: 1/2"-1"
Germination: 6-10 Days
Height At Maturity: 6'
Days To Maturity: 50-70 Days
Sun/Shade: Full Sun
Spacing After Thinning: 2"-4"
Approx Seeds per 1/2 lbs: 750
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