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Pea 'Mangetout'

Pisum sativum var. saccharatum

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Full Sun
Easy care
Frequent watering
Half-hardy

H3

RHS hardiness

-5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

1.8m

30cm

Min

Flowering

This plant has no fragrance

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Pea 'Mangetout' Overview

Peas can be divided into three different types: shelling peas (only the peas are eaten), snow peas (peas very small, pods also eaten) and sugar snap peas (pods and peas eaten). Mangetout is French for 'eat it all'. Uses: culinary, soil conditioner.

Common problems with Pea 'Mangetout'

Leafminers, Bollwurm and grasshoppers.

    Pea 'Mangetout' Companion Plants

    Sweetcorn, carrots, turnips, onions, potatoes

    How to harvest Pea 'Mangetout'

    Peas are ready to harvest within 3 months of sowing. Pick regularly to extend the harvesting season.

    How to propagate Pea 'Mangetout'

    Seed

    Can be sown indoors and later transplanted or sown in situ Sowing time - Autumn/Winter; Spacing - 7 - 10 cm; Sowing depth - 30 - 40 mm; Germination time - 7 - 20 days;

    Special features of Pea 'Mangetout'

    Crop rotation

    Legume family and therefor a good nitrogen fixer, adding valuable food to your plants in the following crops.

    Other uses of Pea 'Mangetout'

    Culinary, soil conditioner

    Edible

    Leaves,Fruits,Seeds