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Avenue of Sweet Peas Collection

Concentrating on a warm, comforting palette, I love this mix of largely newly bred varieties, with long stems and good scent.
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6 packets of seed

24 seedlings

Delivery:

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sow Under Cover
Direct Sow/ Plant Out
Flowers/ Harvest

Details:

Position
Cutting Garden, On a Climbing Support
Soil
Broad Tolerance
Flowers
Late May from an autumn sowing, early summer if sown in spring.
Height
1.8m (6ft)
Moisture
Moist but Well-drained
Aspect
Full Sun
Spread
Plant out, 2 plants to a vertical support, 15cm (6in) apart in a mild spell in March-May.
Cultivation
Sow October to April, 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.

Description

Concentrating on a warm, comforting palette, I love this mix of largely newly bred varieties, with long stems and good scent. We had them in an avenue of sweet peas in the cutting garden all summer.

The seed collection contains 1 seed packet each of: The seedling collection contains 4 seedlings each of:

Care Tips

Plant seedlings out during a mild spell March-May, providing support. Tie the stems into your framework on a regular basis and pinch out tendrils.