Your Weekly Electronic Gardening Guide
Practical Horticulture for Busy People.
About This Plant...
Genus and species:
spring and fall
Time needed to reach transplant size:
When to transplant to garden:
4 weeks before to 3 weeks after last spring frost
When to sow outdoors:
4 to 6 weeks before last spring frost
Other Sowing Guidelines...
Approx. germination time:
40-75 degrees F.
Days to maturity:
Spacing between plants:
Spacing between rows:
seed corn maggots, aphids, and slugs
powdery mildew, fusarium wilt, and viruses
pick garden peas when pods are filled out but still tender; snow peas when the pods are tender and the seeds inside are undeveloped; and snap peas when the pods are filled out but still crisp
set up trellises at time of planting
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