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Sweet Pea 'High Scent'

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Sweet Peas 'High Scent' Seeds

You would expect a Sweet Pea with a name like 'High Scent' to have a lovely strong scent. And you'd be right. With large creamy white flowers and deep violet feathering this is a truly lovely plant.
Sweet Peas are brilliant plants
for beginners. They are very easy to grow and super productive giving you masses of flowers for picking.


Genus Lathyrus odoratus
Variety High Scent
Plant Type Hardy Annual Climber
Height & Spread 1.8m tall x 15 cm wide (6 feet tall x 6 inches)
Sow Seeds Sow September-December for robust plants then again in March to
extend the flowering season. In cold areas start off indoors.
Grow 2 seedlings to a 1L pot. HOW TO GROW SWEET PEAS
Plant Out Prepare a trellis with canes spaced 20cm apart (8 inches) then plant one pot with two seedlings next to each cane. Tie the stems in as they grow.
Conditions Required Sweet Peas have long roots and need fertile, moist but well drained soil. Like all annuals Sweet Peas prefer a sunny spot. They will also grow in dappled shade.
Water thoroughly in dry spells and feed to keep the flowers going.
Flower Production Buckets of beautiful creamy white flowers with violet feathering produced from May onwards from an autumn sowing or from July to September if sown in spring.
Picking Pick Sweet Peas early in the morning or in the cool evening and stand them in deep water for a few hours before arranging. Sweet Peas last 5 days in a vase.
Planting Combinations Sweet Peas are some of the best annual climbing flowers that you can grow. You will be amazed at how many flowers are produced. Their climbing habit means that Sweet Pea 'High Scent' grows best with other Sweet Peas.
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