Famous from coast to coast. Sugar Snap has become a household name in the U.S. since its 1979 introduction. The vines are tall, growing about 6′ or more, and need support. Pods are about 3″ long, 1/2″ across, and bear over a long picking period. Both peas and pods are sweet. Yields well in both hot and cold weather. Remove string from pods before cooking. Packet: 30 seeds. Days to Maturity or Bloom: 62 CULTURE: Peas are a cool weather crop. Midsummer pickings are not as prolific as cool weather harvests. For best yields ensure adequate fertility and a pH of 6.0-7.5. Harvest when peas enlarge in the pods.