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Snow peas have pale green pods and contain petite, flattened peas. Pods are wide and flat, measuring approximately 5-8 cm in length. Both the peas and pod are edible and have a sweet flavor and tender yet crisp texture. The peas grow from flowers which can be white or purple, at this young stage both the leaves and flowers of the Snow pea plant can be eaten as well.
Snow peas are available year-round with a peak season in the spring through early summer months.
Snow peas along with sugar and snap peas are part of a group of peas botanically known as Pisum sativum var. macrocarpon. Botanically Snow peas are a fruit but they are utilized today in the culinary world as a vegetable.