Pea – Mangetout Snow Pea Oregon Sugar Pod

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Excellent flavour and ideal for lightly steaming or stir-fries. This pea variety is extremely disease resistant and high in Vitamins A, B and C.  Crops in 68 Days.

  • Seed Count: 410

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Pea – Mangetout Snow Pea Oregon Sugar Pod

A superb ‘Mangetout’ / Sugar Pea / Snow Pea with 4” long slightly curved fleshy pods on extremely hardy 3 foot vines which are high yielders and hold their colour well. Excellent flavour and ideal for lightly steaming or stir-fries. This pea variety is extremely disease resistant and high in Vitamins A, B and C.  Crops in 68 Days.

Pea – Mangetout Snow Pea Oregon Sugar Pod

  • Plant where peas have not been grown for 2 seasons, digging in well rotted organic matter.
  • Sow from early Mar 2” deep in 6” wide rows 2 inches apart.
  • The distance between the rows should equal the expected height of the variety.
  • Avoid sowing during any cold or very wet periods
  • Protect immediately from birds.
  • Keep weed free.
  • Provide support by 3 inches tall.
  • Start picking the pods just as the peas inside start to form, early and regular picking will also improve the cropping and flavour of the peas.