When to Harvest Peas

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Garden peas should be harvested when the pods are swollen and round. Snap peas and snow peas should be harvested when they are at full length but still flat.

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Jill Harness has written on a variety of subjects for more than 10 years. Her work has appeared in various print and online publications, including "San Diego City Beat," "Mental Floss," Rue The Day! and Neatorama. Harness has a Bachelor of Arts in journalism from San Francisco State University.

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