Sweet Pea 'Balcony Purple'

An exciting new sweet pea, bred to make middle-sized plants so it froths and cascades out of a window box or container without the need for tying in or training. More
20 seeds 154006 £2.25 In stock
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4 seedlings 511244-4 £6.95 Delivery late March
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8 seedlings 511244-8 £9.95 Delivery late March
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12 seedlings 511244-12 £16.50 Delivery late March
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More Details

An exciting new sweet pea, bred to make middle-sized plants so it froths and cascades out of a window box or container without the need for tying in or training.

Great scent and good vase life, set to take the world by storm!

Genus Lathyrus
Group/Species Intermediate, Picotee (odoratus)
Variety Balcony Purple
Type Hardy Annual, Hardy Annual Climber
Common Name Sweet Pea
Border Position Climber
Soil Type Fertile, Neutral
Scent Scented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Well-drained
Height 75cm (30in)
Spacing 15cm (6in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Sow October-December or January-March, 2 seeds into 1 rootrainer. When roots fill container, pot on 2 seedlings together into a 1 litre pot. Pinch out tips when plants have 4 pairs of leaves. If autumn sown, overwinter in a light, cool place.
Care Tips These can be grown in deep container pots. Keep picking flowers as they form to prolong the flowering period.
Flowering Late May - August (winter-sown) or June - September (spring-sown), or 12-14 weeks from spring-sowing of seed.
Vase Life A drop of sugar syrup in the flower water prolongs vase life of all sweet peas.
Harvesting Flower production: up to 4 months
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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