Square Foot Gardening Forum
[table bgcolor=#000000 height=275][tr][td]
Sugar Snap Pea Question-Trellising? Toplef10Sugar Snap Pea Question-Trellising? 1zd3ho10

Hello Guest!
Welcome to the official Square Foot Gardening Forum.
There's lots to learn here by reading as a guest. However, if you become a member (it's free, ad free and spam-free) you'll have access to our large vermiculite databases, our seed exchange spreadsheets, Mel's Mix calculator, and many more members' pictures in the Gallery. Enjoy.

Sugar Snap Pea Question-Trellising? I22gcj10Sugar Snap Pea Question-Trellising? 14dhcg10

[/td][/tr][/table]
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 

 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» TD Painting
by Kelejan Yesterday at 10:26 pm

» new eastern redbud looks like it might need attention
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 9:48 pm

» Rogue strawberries
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 9:43 pm

» N&C Midwest—June 2020
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 9:42 pm

» So glad I watered...
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 9:39 pm

» Friday Rookie Topic: Carrots
by Emily49 Yesterday at 8:26 pm

» Experimental Asparagus Bed
by plantoid Yesterday at 4:09 pm

» Eddie Willers 1st rookie mistake, what to do?
by Eddie Willers Yesterday at 1:29 pm

» 2020 SFG in Brooks, GA
by yolos Yesterday at 12:29 pm

» frustration
by Yardslave Yesterday at 12:29 pm

» Oh, TURD...
by mollyhespra Yesterday at 8:45 am

» TD - A Journey Through Prostate Cancer
by countrynaturals 6/3/2020, 9:51 pm

» CANADIAN REGION: What are you doing April, May, June, 2020
by lvanderb 6/3/2020, 8:42 pm

» What to plant now for Zone 10
by dstack 6/3/2020, 8:09 pm

» Be a couch potato or grow your own potatoes?
by Emily49 6/3/2020, 1:05 pm

» mix of lettuce in one square
by OhioGardener 6/2/2020, 7:54 pm

» Any Strange and Wonderful Visitors? Photos please!
by OhioGardener 6/2/2020, 7:41 pm

» Stroke - Country Naturals
by Kelejan 6/2/2020, 7:37 pm

» Just about got enough seeds sown & seedlings transplanted
by Emily49 6/2/2020, 7:33 pm

» How's the Weather Where You're At?
by Scorpio Rising 6/2/2020, 6:32 pm

» What Have You Picked From Your Garden Today
by plantoid 6/2/2020, 3:17 pm

» Senseless Banter...
by sanderson 6/2/2020, 5:07 am

» Tomato disease help
by OldCrow 6/1/2020, 7:07 pm

» New England, June 2020
by Scorpio Rising 6/1/2020, 4:47 pm

» Mail order tomato plants
by Scorpio Rising 6/1/2020, 12:40 pm

» N&C Midwest: May 2020
by Scorpio Rising 6/1/2020, 12:37 pm

» Cheerleaders needed, please. This is daunting.
by OldCrow 6/1/2020, 9:27 am

» The SFG Journey- Harvesting compost from rows
by has55 5/31/2020, 1:57 am

» The SFG Journey- preparing Hoops on SFG Beds for future shade cloth
by has55 5/31/2020, 1:37 am

» Panic Buying due to Cornavirus Pandemic
by yolos 5/31/2020, 1:00 am

Google

Search SFG Forum

Sugar Snap Pea Question-Trellising?

Go down

Sugar Snap Pea Question-Trellising? Empty Sugar Snap Pea Question-Trellising?

Post  jymarino on 5/6/2011, 10:44 am

I planted 9 transplants from the store of Sugar snap peas. They are growing well and I am trellising them as they grow up. Some however are latching onto one another instead of the poles and pulling each other down. Should I trim the tendrills that are troublesome and retrain them or just let them go? I don't have a clean trellis system other than the trellis in the back of the box but most aren't tall enough to reach there yet. I have been pulling sticks off of fallen limbs for makeshift supports and they seem to take to them o.k. Thanks for the advice!

Jennie
avatar
jymarino

Posts : 232
Join date : 2011-03-25
Location : St Louis MO Zone 6a

Back to top Go down

Sugar Snap Pea Question-Trellising? Empty Re: Sugar Snap Pea Question-Trellising?

Post  Furbalsmom on 5/6/2011, 12:33 pm

Jennie, let them use the sticks to get "over" to your trellis.

No clipping or trimming. It really is not a problem if they latch on to each other at the bottom, once they get onto your trellis, they will climb, climb, climb. While it might be a little messy at the bottom, your peas will be up on the trellis and fairly easy to harvest.
Furbalsmom
Furbalsmom

Female Posts : 3141
Join date : 2010-06-10
Age : 73
Location : Coastal Oregon, Zone 9a, Heat Zone 2 :(

Back to top Go down

Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum