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PlantFiles: Snow Pea
Pisum sativum var. macrocarpon 'Oregon Sugar Pod II'

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Family: Papilionaceae (pa-pil-ee-uh-NAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Pisum (PEES-um) (Info)
Species: sativum var. macrocarpon
Cultivar: Oregon Sugar Pod II

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Category:
Vegetables

Height:
36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:
3-6 in. (7-15 cm)

Hardiness:
Not Applicable

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun

Danger:
N/A

Bloom Color:
White/Near White

Bloom Time:
Unknown - Tell us

Foliage:
Herbaceous

Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
Direct sow as soon as the ground can be worked
From seed; direct sow after last frost

Seed Collecting:
Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive ladygardener1 On Jul 2, 2009, ladygardener1 from Near Lake Erie, NW, PA (Zone 5a) wrote:

Great snow pea to add to a raw vegetable tray. Sweet, large and not stringy. I also added it to a oriental chicken stir fry. Will grow this one again.

Neutral Farmerdill On Jan 13, 2005, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A 1985 release by J.R.Baggett, Oregon State University. A commercial freezing cultivar. Resistant to pea enation mosaic virus and fusarium wilt race 1.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Tucson, Arizona
Davis, California
Solana Beach, California
Greenville, New Hampshire
Piscataway, New Jersey
Corbett, Oregon
Albion, Pennsylvania
Hummelstown, Pennsylvania
Seattle, Washington
Shoreline, Washington
Spokane, Washington



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