Seed Freaks - Snow peas Yukomo Giant
Seed Freaks – Snow peas Yukomo Giant
SNOW PEA: YUKOMO GIANT
(PISUM SATIVUM VAR. SACCHARATUM)
A sweet and tender Japanese variety which produces heavily.
14cm long pods follow on from pink/purple flowers.
pick often to encourage continual flowering.
WHEN TO PLANT
Cool Climate: MAR – OCT
Temperate: MAR – SEP
Sub – Tropical: APR – JUL
Tropical: APR, MAY
Arid: MAR – AUG
PH 6 – 7
Direct sow – water once and not again till they start to germinate to avoid rotting.
No need for a rich soil, peas prefer moderate fertility.
Frost can affect flowers.
Mildew is a common problem, spray with 1 part milk to 9 parts water.
DAYS TO HARVEST
APPROX 20 SEEDS
OPEN POLLINATED SEED 100% TASMANIAN GROWN