Snow pea growing climbers of the genus Pisum also known as Mangetout, Snow pea annual plant, can grow in temperate, mediterranean or subtropical climate and growing in hardiness zone 2-10.

Flower color purple in butterfly shape.

Snow pea fruits

Fruit (peas) grow in pods, the pods are the most edible part and eaten with the peas inside.

Snow pea for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy

Requirements for Snow 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

Planting season:
Autumn – frost free area or slight frost / Spring – temperate climate

Pests and diseases:
Pea weevil

Pruning season:
All season

How to prune:
No need

Size of the plant?
0.8-1.8 m, 32-68 inches

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water / Big amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
No

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Yes

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Autumn – frost free area or slight frost / Spring – temperate climate

General information about the flower
Purple flower in butterfly shape

Pollination is done by:
Self-pollination, bees

Edible seeds

Seeds harvest season:
Winter – frost free area / Early summer– cold temperate climate

Seeds pests or diseases:
Birds, worms

What can be done with big quantities of Snow 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?
80-120 day

Scientific name:

Pisum sativum var. saccharatum

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