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