Growing Mammoth Melting Sugar Snow Pea Vegetable Garden Seeds
- Latin Name: Pisum sativum
- Other Names: Melting Sugar Snow Pea
- Days to Maturity: 68 days
- Hardiness Zone: 3-9
- Planting Depth: 1”
- Plant Spacing: 2-3”
- Row Spacing: 2’
- Growth Habit: Vine
- Soil Preference: Moist, well-draining
- Temp Preference: 50-70℉
- Light Preference: Full sun
- Pests/diseases: Fungus, pea moth
- Color: Green
- Flavor: Tender, sweet
Mammoth Melting Sugar Snow Pea Growth Habits:
Plant Mammoth Melting Sugar Snow Peas in 1 inch of soil. Make sure you have a sturdy support system for these peas because they really need them. Plant in early spring because this variety does not do well in colder temperatures. Plant again in August for a fall harvest. Pods are huge and can be harvested when they are between 4-5 inches long.
Various Uses for Mammoth Melting Sugar Snow Pea:
Mammoth Melting Sugar Snow peas are a great variety for freezing, and this makes them enjoyable year-round. Put in your stir-fries with other spring vegetables for a light and dinner best served over rice. Toss into some fresh pasta with some parmesan sprinkled over the top.
Mammoth Melting Sugar Snow Pea Benefits:
Sugar Snow Peas are low in calories, but rich in nutrition. This variety is high in fiber, and can make you feel more full. This makes it a great diet food. In the garden plant Mammoth Melting Sugar Snow Peas next to turnips, strawberries, cucumbers, and peppers.
Mammoth Melting Sugar Snow Peas are a great variety for freezing.
Seeds Per Package:
- 1 oz - Approximately 6,800 Seeds
- 4 oz - Approximately 27,000 Seeds
- 1 lb - Approximately 108,000 Seeds
- 5 lb - Approximately 544,000 Seeds
- 25 lb - Approximately 2,720,000 Seeds