This gorgeous purple snap pea comes from Rod Lamborn, son of Calvin Lamborn, the father of the snap pea and breeder of the classic ‘Sugar Snap.’ Pods avg. 3″ long. Vines 24″ long. 58 days. Photo and text courtesy of Johnny’s Seeds.
Care: Plant 3-6″ apart in rows 18-24″ apart in full sun and moist cool soil. Vines grow 24-30″ tall; provide support.
Fall Harvest variety
Late-season vegetables adapted to tolerate both the heat of late summer and the cool nights of fall. Harvest in late summer or fall. See our Fall & Winter Vegetable Guide for specific planting/harvest times & freeze-out temperatures.