Sweet Pea 'Balcony Minuet Purple'
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|Sow Under Cover|
|Direct Sow/ Plant Out|
- Hardy Annual
- Container Garden, Cutting Garden, On a Climbing Support
- Broad Tolerance
- Late May - August (winter-sown) or June - September (spring-sown), or 12-14 weeks from spring-sowing of seed.
- 90cm (36in)
- Intermediate, Picotee (odoratus)
- Common name
- Sweet Pea
- Moist but Well-drained
- Full Sun
- 15cm (6in)
- 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.
An exciting new sweet pea, bred as a medium sized plant 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! 7/10 scent.
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.