Heirloom Seeds - Sugar Snap Pea

Heirloom Seeds - Sugar Snap Pea

Regular price $5.00

The Little Veggie Patch Co. Pea 'Snap Sugar Bon'

This is the most popular dwarf sugar snap pea for both professional farmers and home gardeners alike. Powdery mildew resistance makes it a good variety for all time slots. Its sweet, crunchy pods make them difficult to resist; great garden snack. 

When to Plant
Zone 1: March - May + October - December
Zone 2: March - June + September - November
Zone 3: April - September
Zone 4: April - May

Soil Prepare your soil with chicken manure prior to planting and ensure you soil is well draining. Will also benefit through an application of lime as part of the preparation. Allow the ingredients to settle for a week before planting.

Soil pH Level 6.5-7.5

Position  Full sun, up against a fence so allow you to trellis and use your space wisely. Plant where you have previously grown or are intending on growing tomatoes, eggplants or capsicum.

How to Plant  Sow directly to your patch at a depth 2-3 times the diameter of the seed. It is easiest if you use a chop stick or pencil to form holes 2-3cm deep and then place two to three seeds in each hole, cover over, pat down and water in.

Spacing 5-10cms

Depth 2-3cm

Companion Plants  Beetroot, potato

Approximate no. of seeds  10-15

Note: The Little Veggie Patch Co source all seeds locally and in small batches to ensure they remain at their maximum viability for germination

**SHIPPING – Not to Western Australia**

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