Botanical Name: Lathryrus odoratus
3 in 1 value pack. Fragrant and beautiful selection of sweet peas.
These varieties are selected to provide you with a garden full of highly perfumed, tall (up to 180cm) sweet peas in a range of stunning colours. Plant them in the garden or large pots in full sun and support with a trellis or canes.
Singing the Blues
Sow 12mm (½”) deep in flowering position from late Summer to late Autumn, Spring too in cold districts. Water the bed well the day before planting. Don’t water the bed again until after the seedlings have emerged. Thin out to 25cm (10”) apart. Train young plants up a fence or wall, or support with sticks or netting. Prefers a warm sunny position and requires good drainage.
Seedlings emerge 10-14 days.
Late Summer to Autumn
Sweet peas do not like 'wet feet and it is for this reason that we do not recommend soaking the seeds before sowing. Over-watering is quite often the reason for failure of this flower.