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Sugar Ann Pea Seeds (Bush, Snap)

Sugar Ann Pea Seeds (Bush, Snap)

Pisum sativum

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Embrace the flavors of spring with our delightful Sugar Ann Pea Seeds! These rapidly-growing dwarf bushes, reaching just 2 feet in height, become adorned with crunchy, sweet pods that are perfect for garden-fresh snacking.

Sugar Ann Peas are the ideal addition to any garden, offering a delectable, convenient treat right at your fingertips. Bred by the renowned snap pea pioneer, Calvin Lamborn, this exceptional variety has been turning heads since it won the prestigious All-American Selection award in 1984.

Plant these scrumptious Sugar Ann Pea Seeds in your garden and discover the unmatched taste and texture of these snap pea wonders.

— 60-70 DTM.

DAYS TO MATURITY: 60-70 day(s)

1 PACK: approx. 50 seed(s)



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Growing Instructions

How-to Grow Sugar Ann Snap Peas

Here are easy-to-follow growing instructions for Sugar Ann Peas using natural gardening methods:

  1. Choose the right location: Sugar Ann Peas prefer a location that gets full sun to partial shade and well-draining soil.
  2. Prepare the soil: Improve soil fertility by adding compost or well-rotted manure. To naturally control weeds, consider using mulch or companion planting.
  3. Sow the seeds: Sow the seeds directly into the ground about 2 inches apart and 1 inch deep. Cover with soil and water gently.
  4. Support the plants: Sugar Ann Peas are climbing plants and will need a trellis or support system to grow vertically. Consider using natural materials such as bamboo stakes or twine.
  5. Water regularly: Water your Sugar Ann Peas regularly, keeping the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged. Consider using a watering can or soaker hose to reduce water waste.
  6. Fertilize: Fertilize your Sugar Ann Peas with natural alternatives such as compost tea or fish emulsion.
  7. Pest control: To control pests, consider using natural methods such as companion planting, crop rotation, or releasing beneficial insects.
  8. Harvest: Sugar Ann Peas are ready to harvest about 60-70 days after planting, when the pods have filled out and are crisp and sweet.

By following these natural gardening methods, you can grow sweet and delicious Sugar Ann Peas while promoting a healthy and sustainable environment.

Seed Saving

Sugar Ann Peas are a great choice for natural gardeners who want to save seeds and reduce waste. The process of saving pea seeds is simple and straightforward, and it's a great way to ensure that you have a supply of seeds for future seasons.

To save Sugar Ann Pea seeds, let a few pods mature on the vine past the eating stage and turn brown. Once the pods have fully dried, gently shake the seeds out of the pods and store them in a cool, dry place until you are ready to plant.

It's important to save seeds from healthy, disease-free plants, so be sure to select plants that are growing well and free of any signs of pest damage or disease. You can also isolate your pea plants from other pea varieties to prevent cross-pollination and maintain the purity of your saved seeds.

Saving Sugar Ann Pea seeds is a great way to reduce waste, save money, and ensure that you have a supply of high-quality seeds for future seasons. So, if you're a natural gardener looking to get the most out of your garden, consider saving Sugar Ann Pea seeds today!

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