Snap Pea - Pisum sativum var. macrocarpon

When to plant iSowing / transplanting
When to harvest iHarvest period
Height iAverage height
54 inches (137 cm)
Planting distance iPlanting distance
2.5 inches (6 cm)
Sowing depth iSowing depth
1.5 inches (3.8 cm)
Snap pea growing conditions
Relative growing difficulty iRelative growing difficulty
Soil & fertilization iSoil & fertilization difficulty
Care & maintenance iCare & maintenance difficulty
Pest & diseases iPests & diseases difficulty
Sun / Shade iSun / shade tolerance
Ideal soil type iIdeal soil types
Soil PH iSoil PH
Moisture / drainage iSoil drainage
USDA growing zone rangeiUSDA hardiness growing zones
RHS hardiness iRHS hardiness rating
Photo by Suzie's Farm
Common names: Sugar snap pea, mangetout
Group: Pea (5)

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