Pisum Sativum.

Just like the Sugar snaps, its botanical name is Pisum Sativum.

About Snow Peas

It is a legume in a variety of pea family that is eaten while in its pods while they are still young and unripe. They have sweet edible podded peas and flat in shape with thin walls, this makes it different from sugar snaps. They are healthy vegetables. They are grown in Kenya highlands under cool temperatures.

They are available throughout the year in Kenya.