Sweet Pea Cupani

20 seeds

Availability: In stock

$4.70

Details

Botanical Name: Lathryus odoratus

First recorded by Cupani, a Fransiscan monk in Palermo, Sicily, the flowers are a deep blue with a purple 'wing'. A grandiflora type it has smaller flowers than the Spencer types but it is sweeter smelling and has greater heat tolerance. A hardy annual, flowering the same year from a Spring sowing. Prefers a sunny position and well-drained soil.

Plant Height: 180cm

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

How To Grow

Sow 1.5cm deep in flowering position. Thin out to 20cm apart. Train young plants up a fence or wall, or support with sticks or netting. Pick regularly to prolong flowering period.

When To Plant

Autumn.

Flowering

Spring to early Summer

Sow

Autumn

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