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Flower Seeds for your garden, for cut flowers and for wildlife.

Do you dream of a beautiful garden full of scented flowers and buzzing with wildlife?
The truth is that it’s not just a dream but a distinct possibility for you.

In this shop you will find flower seeds for your garden, for cut flowers and for wildlife. Here are some of the best, most beautiful and easiest plants for you to grow.

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Sweet Pea 'Skywalker'

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Sweet Pea 'Skywalker' Seeds

A jolly useful mid-blue Spencer Type Sweet Pea. Skywalker is reliably vigorous, scented and has beautiful blue blooms. Flower buds start off deep blue then open mid blue and fade to a beautiful light blue. Like all Spencer type Sweet Peas Skywalker makes a striking display in the garden and is well worth growing. It is great for cut flowers. For a tasteful bunch of flowers mix with blooms in shades of blue, white and cream.

Sweet Peas are brilliant plants for beginners. They are very easy to grow and super productive giving you masses of flowers for picking.

GenusLathyrus odoratus
VarietySkywalker
Plant TypeHardy Annual Climber
Height & Spread1.8m tall x 15 cm wide (6 feet tall x 6 inches)
Sow SeedsSow September-December for robust plants then again in January - April to
extend the flowering season. In cold areas start off indoors.
Grow 2 seedlings to a 1L pot. HOW TO GROW SWEET PEAS
Plant OutPrepare 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 RequiredSweet Peas have long roots and need fertile, moist but well drained soil. Like most annual flowers 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 ProductionBuckets of scented mid-blue flowers from June to September.
PickingPick Sweet Peas when the first flower is open and the top two are still in bud. It's best to pick early in the morning or in the cool evening and stand them in deep water for a few hours before arranging. Lasts 5 days in a vase.
Planting CombinationsSweet Peas are some of the best annual climbing flowers that you can grow. You will be amazed at how many flowers are produced. Skywalker can be grown alone and also grows well with other Sweet Peas in pastel shades.
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