Lathyrus odoratus ‘Ripple Mix’ seeds – (Sweet pea)

$4.30

In stock

Description

These sweet peas have ruffled petals on long stems, and have beautiful , intensely fragant flowers.

The colour mix ranges from dark purple through blue to pink and red and white combinations.

Grow in full sun with support such as a trellice for them to cling to as they grow.

 

Sowing Advice

Sow in spring or autumn. Sow directly where they are to grow or sow in cell pots
Soak the seeds for 24 hours. Sow 2cm deep into prepared soil which has been raked to a fine tilth, or sow in cell pots 2 to a cell. Cover with soil/mix. Keep the soil well-watered. Germination will occur in 14-21 days at 13-18degC.  Pinch when about 15 cm tall to encourage branching and more flowers.. Mulch soil to keep roots cool. Space plants about 15cm apart . Support is needed.

Additional information

Classification

Annual

Maximum Height

approx 2.5 m with flowers

Number of seeds in packet

approx 30

Family

Fabaceae

Common Name

Sweet Pea