Amount of Water to Plant Snap Pea Seeds

Soaking snap pea seed in enough water to cover the seeds is an easy way to encourage fast, uniform plant germination. Soak seed overnight but no more than 8 hours, as seeds can split. Soil where peas are planted should be uniformly moist but not waterlogged.

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Michelle Z. Donahue lives in Washington, D.C., and has worked there as a journalist since 2001, when she graduated from Vanderbilt University with a B.A. in English. She first covered politics as a reporter for the weekly Fairfax Times newspaper, then for the daily newswire Canadian Economic Press, where she reported from the U.S. Treasury. Donahue is currently a freelance writer.