Snap Pea (Pisum sativum 'Cascadia') in the Peas Database

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Vegetables
Heredity: Open Pollinated
Days to harvest: 65

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 3 feet
Flower Color: White
Uses: Vegetable
Edible Parts: Fruit
Dynamic Accumulator: Nitrogen fixer
Resistances: Powdery Mildew
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
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Pollinators: Self

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Posted by RickCorey (Everett WA 98204 - Zone 8a) on Jan 4, 2013 7:28 PM

65 DTM. Short bush.
Pods have thick, fleshy walls.
Pick often to encourage more pods, but older pods do remain crisp and sweet

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Posted by Newyorkrita (North Shore, Long Island, NY ) on Sep 4, 2013 9:13 PM

I grew Cascadia snap peas both last fall and this spring. A nice height, not really short but not tall vines either that did not need a lot of support. A good all around snap pea.

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Posted by KentPfeiffer (Southeast Nebraska - Zone 5b) on Jan 8, 2015 7:50 PM

Cascadia is the most reliable snap pea I've grown. An excellent "main crop" pea.

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