Snow Pea 'Golden Sweet'
Pisum sativum var. saccharatum
Golden Sweet is part of the Pisum genus and is a Snow Pea variety. Its scientific name is Pisum sativum var. saccharatum 'Golden Sweet'. Golden Sweet is a variety of heirloom OP Snow Pea .
Collected at a market in India. Rare variety.
Tall 6’ plants require structural support.
Vines have beautiful showy twotoned purple flowers and bright lemon-yellow pods.
Best harvested while small and slim. excellent for stir-fry. 1
Seeds are tan with purple flecks, can be dried and added to soups.Golden Sweet grows as an Annual and is a Vegetable. Being an Annual, it tends to grow best over the course of a single year. Normally grows to a mature height of 1.30 metres (4.23 feet).
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How to grow Snow Pea 'Golden Sweet'
Growing Golden Sweet from seed
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Golden Sweet about 42 days before your last frost date.
Transplanting Golden Sweet
Harvesting Golden Sweet
Snow Pea 'Golden Sweet' information
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Golden India, Golden Edible Pod
28 Oct 2011
Golden Sweet is a very interesting pea variety. It’s yellow pods are striking, and it is a very early producer. Similar to the one used by Mendel. It is great, but could use a little breeding work.
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