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Sweet Pea Production Guide


Sweet pea (Pisum sativum L.) or "sitsaro" is the most expensive vegetable legumes in the Philippines.  There are several types: garden peas, english peas, or green peas (P. sativum var. sativum); field peas or soup peas (P. sativum var. ravense; and flat, edible-podded snow peas also known as mangetout peas, sugar peas, of Chinese peas (P. sativum var. macrocarpon).

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