Pea, Sugar Magnolia - Sugar Snap: "After more than 15 years of breeding work, Dr. Alan Kapuler has developed the first purple-podded sugar snap. Beautiful purple pods, beautiful flowers. Good sweet flavor, and awesome 8' plus tall vines. Produces over a long season. Bred by Peace Seeds in Corvallis, Oregon."
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Pea, Mammoth Melting Sugar HEIRLOOM. This is by far the largest and finest of the sugar or edible-podded peas. 68 days. The vines are vigorous, frequently 4-5 ft, and produce enormous pods for a long time. Pods average 5-6" and are thick and fleshy. They remain stringless and sweet longer than most others.