Wiltshire Ripple and Almost Black Sweet Pea Mix
In this mix
|Sow Under Cover|
- Hardy Annual, Hardy Annual Climber
- On a Climbing Support
- Broad Tolerance
- May - August (winter-sown) or June - September (spring-sown), or 12-14 weeks from spring-sowing of seed.
- 1.5m (5ft)
- Common name
- Sweet Pea
- Moist but Well-drained
- 20 seeds
- Full Sun
- Plant out, 2 plants to a vertical support, 15cm (6in) apart in a mild spell in March-May.
Highlight the wonderful stipples and flakes of Sweet Pea 'Wiltshire Ripple' by growing it with the variety 'Almost Black' on a teepee, arch or frame.This seed packet contains a mix of both varieties and the seedling collection contains 4 or 8 seedlings each of:
Remove the climbing tendrils as they grow. Tie the stem into your framework on a regular basis. These can be grown in container pots up a climbing frame. Find out how to grow your sweet peas from seed in Sarah's how-to guide.