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
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?
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Hot days in the growing season can damage the plant
Autumn – frost free area / Spring – temperate climate
Pests and diseases:
How to prune:
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
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade at least 6 hours of sun
Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Autumn – winter – frost free area / Spring – cold temperate climate
General information about the flower
Purple flower in butterfly shape
Pollination is done by:
Seeds harvest season:
Winter to spring – frost free area / Summer – cold temperate climate
Seeds pests or diseases:
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?
Pisum sativum var. macrocarpon
Plant Life Form
Plant Growing Speed
- Hardiness zone 10
- Hardiness zone 2
- Hardiness zone 3
- Hardiness zone 5
- Hardiness zone 6
- Hardiness zone 7
- Hardiness zone 8
- Hardiness zone 9