Oregon Sugar Pod was developed by Dr. James Baggett of Oregon State University.
Oregon Sugar Pod Pea
Approx: 20 seeds
Huge yields with many bearing 2 pods per cluster. Oregon sugar pod pea is a vigorous plant that resists many viruses and diseases. A true dwarf that requires no staking, pods cook up sweet and crunchy.
Days to Germination: 7-14 days
Days to Maturity: 68 days
Height: 28 inches
Full Sun/ Annual
Oregon sugar pod peas do well in either partly sunny or full sun locations . They will require something to climb on and support them, and like a soil that can retain some moisture. The best soil for growing peas will have some organic material and a neutral pH balance.
Keep near: Corn, Beans, Carrots, Celery, Chicory, Corn, Cucumber, Eggplant, Parsley, Radish, Spinach, Strawberry, Sweet pepper, Tomatoes, Turnips.
Keep away: Chives, Gladiolus, Grapes, Potatoes, Onions.
Good source of protein, minerals, vitamins and anti-oxidants.
Oregon Giant snow pea has many nutritional benefits:
Excellent source of folic acid and ascorbic acid.
Contain phytosterols, Vitamin K, Carotenes, lutein, Zea-xanthin and Vitamin A.
In addition to folates, good source of essential B-complex vitamins such as pantothenic acid, niacin, thiamin, and pyridoxine.
Rich source of calcium, iron, copper, zinc, and manganese.
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