Sugar Snap - Pea

VPA102

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Looking for a delicious and healthy snack that you can enjoy all summer long? Then look no further than sugar snap peas! These crisp, sweet peas are perfect for munching on fresh from the vine, and they're an All-America Selections award winner to boot. Sugar snap peas are easy to grow, too. They're tolerant of both chilly and warm weather, and their vines can reach 6-8 feet tall, making them perfect for climbing on poles or a trellis. Plus, they produce an abundant crop of 3-inch pods filled with flavorful peas. So why wait? Get started growing your own sugar snap peas today! 12g ~ 50 seeds.

Plant seeds directly into the garden starting 3-5 weeks before average last frost date or as soon as the soil can be worked. Optimum soil temperature for seed germination is 50-70 degrees. It can take seed about 2 weeks to germinate at 50°F, less as the soil warms. For taller varieties, use crop supports such as a trellis or chicken wire to keep vines upright. Planting double rows of peas on each side of a trellis will result in a more productive harvest. For a fall crop, sow about 2 months before frost. Keep seeds well watered to encourage good germination.

Scientific Name: Pisum sativum
Days to Maturity: 58
Seed Depth: 1"
Days to Sprout: 7-14
Plant Spacing: 2-3"
Row Spacing: 2'
Light Requirements: Sunny
Plant Height: 5-6'
Life Cycle: Annual
Frost Hardy: Yes