Pea Sugar Snap
Pea Sugar Snap is a long-stemmed pea 120-180cm tall, heavy yielding variety with pods 8cm in length, resistant to race 1 of Pea Wilt. Very sweet flavoured. Nutritious and filling, can be eaten raw. Regular picking once or twice a week will promote new pod growth.
Plot Type:Outdoor plot
Where To Sow: Sow 2cm apart in 2cm drills. Cover with soil. The plants are climbing, and pea sticks or a trellis or other support system is required for optimal growth
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Nutritional Value: A good source of Pro-Vitamin A and Vitamins C, B 1 and folic acid.
Companion Plants: Carrots, Radish, Turnip, Cucumber, Maize, Beans. Avoid Onion Family, Gladiolus, Potato