Magnolia Blossom Sugar Snap Pea
This is a very pretty sugar snap pea bred by Dr. Alan Kapular.
The vines grow to about 8 feet and produce light green pods with a purple stripe down the side.
The flowers are a lovely two-tone purple making it a perfect plant for ornamental kitchen gardens.
In my zone 5 garden, I plant in early April and then in mid-summer for a 2nd fall crop.
3 – 9
Plant about an inch apart in rows
Provide pea supports or netting about 8 feet tall to support the vines
Peas like cool weather so plant again about 2 months before the first frosts for a fall crop
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