Snap Pea (Pisum sativum var. macrocarpon 'Sugar Snap')

Alternative cultivar names:
'Sugar Snap'
'Sugarsnap'

Common names:
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Winter Vegetable Gardening for Mild ClimatesWinter Vegetable Gardening for Mild Climates
By dave on January 5, 2014

Most people consider winter the time when the gardens go to sleep and there's nothing to grow, but for those of us who live in fairly mild climates, there's a whole new kind of gardening that can only be done during those cold months.

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Posted by vic (North Carolina) on Jan 3, 2014 6:35 PM

We grow these and they are so good eaten from the vine, they never make it into the house. Very sweet and crunchy and a nice snack to have while working in the garden.

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Posted by Newyorkrita (North Shore, Long Island, NY ) on Sep 4, 2013 9:32 PM

Sugar Snap is a very good variety of snap pea. I grew Sugar Snap until I discovered Super Sugar Snap and then switched over. But Sugar Snap has excellent yield and taste.

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