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Avalanche Snow Pea

High Yields and Giant Pods
  • Dark green, flat pods up to 6 in. long
  • Tender, edible pods are tasty in salads and stir-fry
  • Very high yields
  • Ideal for spring and fall gardens
  • Top-rated by gardeners
  • SKU: 76101
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Avalanche Snow Pea

Edible, 6 in. long pods are sweet and tender— perfect for salads and stir-fries. Semi-leafless 30 in. plants put more energy into producing pods, giving you higher yields. Plant 2 to 3 rows close together and plants will intertwine, becoming self-supporting. Resistant to fusarium wilt race 1 and powdery mildew. Approx. 59 DAYS.

All Gurney's pea seed is now treated.

Product Details
  • FormUpright, annual.
  • LightFull sun.
  • Height30 inches, afila type vine (semi-leafless) determinate.
  • Spread6 inches.
  • Spacing2 - 3 inches between plants, 18 - 24 inches between rows. Plant 2 to 3 rows close together and plants will intertwine, becoming self-supporting.
  • Zones3 - 9.
  • FoliageGreen foliage.
  • Fruit5.25 - 6 inch long pods with 6-8 seeds.
  • Germination7 - 10 days.
  • Soil RequirementsFertile, sandy, rich, well-drained soil.
  • Growth RateMedium growth rate.
  • Seed CountApproximately 225 seeds per packet. 1/2 lb. is approximately 680 seeds, 2lbs. is approximately 2,720 seeds.
  • PollinatorSelf pollinating.
  • CommentsDark green, flat, up to 6 inch long pods, resistant to Fusarium wilt race 1, Powdery mildew. Very high yields of extra large pods, perfect for fresh use as well as processing, good sweet taste, tender texture, performs very well in the garden.
  • Yield20 lbs. per 100 foot row.
  • Botanical NamePisum sativum var. macrocarpon 'Avalanche'; Family; Fabaceae (Pea Family)
  • Depth1 - 1.5 inches.
  • Days To Maturity59 days.
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Shipping Schedule

Orders for general merchandise and gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days. Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

2019 Fall Shipping Schedule
ZONE Seeds
1A-4B 6/18 - 11/1
5A & 5B 6/18 - 11/1
6A & 6B 6/18 - 11/1
7A & 7B 6/18 - 11/1
8A & 8B 6/18 - 11/1
9A-10B 6/18 - 11/1
Last Order Date All Grow Zones: Oct 28, 2019

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