Snow Pea Purple

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Snow Pea Purple produces flat smooth-skinned pods with a deep purple outer skin that encases petite, flat green peas. Purple snow peas have a slightly sweet flavour and meaty texture.

Health benefits: High in folic acid and Vitamin C, reduces high blood pressure and lowers cholesterol. High in anthocyanin and anti-oxidant properties which possess anti-inflammatory and anti-carcinogenic activity, cardiovascular disease prevention, obesity control and diabetes alleviation properties

Care: Plant in full sun, into a garden bed which is fertile, enriched in organic matter and well drained. Mulching is recommended to help conserve water.

Plant Height: 60-75 cm

Plant Apart: 15cm

Harvest time: 10-12 weeks