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    Peas require full sun and fertile, well-drained soil for maximum yield. Peas are cool weather, frost tolerant vegetables that require soil and air temperatures to remain below 80ºF for best germination and plant growth.

    Varieties:

    Shell Type: Patriot, Lincoln, Early Frosty, Novella

    Edible Pod: Little Sweetie, Oregon Sugar Pod

    Snap Type: Sugar Snap, Sugar Daddy Stringless

    Soil Preparation:

    Peas will grow in all soil types that are rich in organic matter, well drained, and fertile. Before planting, incorporate 2-3 inches of well-composted organic matter and apply 1 lb of all purpose fertilizer per 100 square feet.  Work compost and fertilizer to a depth of 6 inches.

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