- One of the largest sugar pease available, the Mammoth Melting Sugar Snow Pea requires a trellis and is wilt resistant.
Snow Pea Seeds - Mammoth Melting Sugar Pod - Clearance Seeds
67% Germination - Non-refundable clearance seeds. Non-GMO Mammoth Melting Sugar Peas are one of the largest varieties of snow peas that you can grow. Mammoth Melting Sugar Peas require a trellis due to their size, and their pods are 4-5 inches long. The plants produce the largest and prettiest white flowers. You could even put these flowers into a vase. Pods are sweet and tender. Mammoth Melting Sugar is wilt resistant, but it most successful in cooler temperatures. These clearance Growing Mammoth Melting Sugar Pod Pea seeds are 67% below germination standards. 25 LB bag. Contains approximately 2,720,000 seeds. Click here to view regularly priced, high germination seed.
Growing Mammoth Melting Sugar Pod Vegetable Garden Seeds - Low Germ - Below Standard
- Germination: 67%
- State (Utah) Requirements: 80%
- Suggested Use/s: Microgreen (not reccomended for low germ seed), garden, animal fodder.
- Special Directions: This seed is 67% below standard. Increase the number of seeds you plant accordingly to make sure you get the growth you envision.
What is "Below Standard Seed"?
Simply put, it is seed that doesn't meet our state's (Utah) germination standard, a standard that varies slightly from seed to seed. Any seed intended for gardening that has a below standard germination rate cannot be sold alongside those that meet the state requirements (which often reflect the national requirements for germination).
We send samples of all our seed to the Utah Department of Agriculture, where they perform several tests to assess the quality of the seed. These state-wide and national seed standards are in line with Association of Official Seed Analysts (AOSA), which exist to ensure consumers that they are getting the highest quality seed, as advertised. Since this seed doesn't meet the state standard, we mark it as "Below Standard Seed".
Below standard seeds are non-refundable.
- 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
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