A cooler weather plant, peas will produce continuously from early to later summer with the heat of late summer drying out the plant. Expect about 20 pounds of shelled peas per 100 planted feet for garden peas and 30 pounds of snap or snow pea pods. As an annual plant, pea plants only live for one season.
About this Author
Bobbi Keffer attended Kent State University, studying education but soon found her true love to be in the garden. She prides herself on her frugal skills, re-using, recycling, and re-inventing her whimsical style in her home and garden.