Pea Picton Sno
GENUS: Pisum SPECIES: sativum
Heritage Status: New Zealand
Bio-Region of Origin: Picton: South Island
Number of Seeds: 30
Description: This seed was gifted to our Collection by Lois Askew, a Picton member in 1997,and has proved to be an excellent variety. It is a very old line with amazing round spotty purple seeds, bi-colour purple flowers and produces really sweet prolific crops of fat Sno peas. Grows all year round in Christchurch apparently. Plants can grow over 1.2m.
Planting Instructions: Sow in Spring and early Autumn in seed trays. Transplant into garden when 2 cm high at 5 cm spacing in rows. Needs 1.2m high trellising.