Snow pea Grijze Roodbloeiende - seeds
Pisum sativumProduces super tasty pod and its red flowers look wonderful! Early sowing in March or April delivers the best results.
Snow peas, also known as Chinese pea pods, are a delicious and nutritious vegetable that is easy to grow. Here are some important steps to grow snow peas:
Choose a suitable location: Snow peas prefer a cool, moist climate and can be grown in partial shade or full sun. Choose a spot that gets at least 4-6 hours of sunlight per day.
Prepare the soil: Snow peas prefer well-drained soil that is rich in organic matter. Add compost or well-rotted manure to the soil before planting to provide nutrients.
Plant the seeds: Snow peas can be planted directly into the soil in early spring or late summer. Plant the seeds 1 inch deep and 2-3 inches apart in rows that are 18-24 inches apart.
Water regularly: Snow peas need regular watering to ensure the soil stays moist. Water deeply once or twice a week, depending on the weather.
Provide support: Snow peas are climbing plants and need support to grow. Install a trellis or a stake near the plants to support the vines.
Harvest the peas: Snow peas are ready to harvest when the pods are flat, about 2-3 inches long, and the peas inside are still small. Harvest the pods frequently to encourage new growth.
By following these steps, you can easily grow snow peas and enjoy their fresh, sweet flavor in salads, stir-fries, and other dishes.
Packet 30 seeds