Snap pea grow and care – climbers of the genus Pisum also known as Sugar snap peas, Snap pea annual plant, can grow in temperate, mediterranean or subtropical climate and growing in hardiness zone 2-10.
Flower color purple in butterfly shape.
Snap pea fruits
Fruit (peas) grow in pods, the pods edible and also the peas.
Snap pea for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Snap pea growing and care:
Cool weather, trellising
What is the best way to start growing? Seedling / Seed Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? No Difficulties or problems when growing: Hot days in the growing season can damage the plant Autumn – frost free area / Spring – temperate climate Planting season: Pea weevil Pests and diseases: Pruning season: All season How to prune: No need Size of the plant? 1-1.2 m, 40-48 inches Growth speed in optimal condition: Fast growing / Medium growing Average amount of water / Big amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun / Half Shade at least 6 hours of sun No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes Blooming information Autumn – winter – frost free area / Spring – cold temperate climate Bloom season: General information about the flower Purple flower in butterfly shape Pollination is done by: Self-pollination, bees Edible seeds Seeds harvest season: Winter to spring – frost free area / Summer – cold temperate climate Seeds pests or diseases: Birds, worms What can be done with big quantities of Snap pea seeds? Eaten raw, stews, soups, stir fry Work requirements on the seeds: Pick the pods in the right moment How long does it take to bear seeds 50-70 days ? Scientific name:
Pisum sativum var. macrocarpon
Categories of growing
Light exposure requirements:
Part shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Temperate Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Average growing plants, Fast growing plants
Annual plant, Herbaceous, Legumes, Vine
Edible plants, Ground fixing plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Big amount of water, Regularly water
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 2, Hardiness zone 3, Hardiness zone 5, Hardiness zone 6, Hardiness zone 7, Hardiness zone 8, Hardiness zone 9
Autumn flowers, Spring flowers, Winter flowers
Spring Harvest, Summer Harvest, Winter harvest
Edible Pod, Edible Seeds
Cooked, Eaten raw, Salad