Sweet Pea Explorer Mixed

Overview

Botanical Name: Lathyrus odoratus

This dwarf variety has no tendrils and requires no staking, ideal for garden clumps, pots, window boxes and showy borders. It is also suitable for cutting. In brighter shades of blue, red, pink and white, flowers are sweetly scented and slightly larger than some other popular varieties. Flowers in spring and early summer and likes morning sun.

Plant Height: 30cm

We hope you enjoy these sweet pea seeds, just another great example of flower seeds from Mr Fothergill’s!

How To Grow

Sow seeds directly into the garden1.5cm (0.5in) deep. Thin to 25cm (10in) apart. Prepare soil well and if dark damp when sowing avoid further watering until seedlings emerge which should be in around12-16 days. Cut the flowers regularly to keep them flowering strongly.

When To Plant

South Island: Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Oct, Nov, Dec

North Island: Feb, Mar, Apr, May

Flowering

13 weeks