Pea Amish Snap
GENUS: Pisum SPECIES: sativum
Heritage Status: Overseas
Number of Seeds: 20
Description: Superb snap pea reportedly grown in the Amish community long before present snap pea types. Vines grow 5-6′ tall and are covered in 2″ translucent green pods. Yields over a 6-week period if kept picked. Delicate and sweet even when the seeds develop.
Planting Instructions: Sow early Spring and Autumn into seed trays to avoid slug, snail and bird problems. Transplant into garden when 5 cm high at 5 cm spacing in rows 60 cm apart. Needs 1.6m high trellis.