Sweet Pea, Incense Mix
Lathyrus odorutus. Annual 5'
Incense Sweet Pea Mix is a selection from four of the most fragrant sweet pea varieties. Delivers a powerful alluring fragrance and stunning appearance. Long stemmed large blooms with many ruffles and picotees are ideal for cutting. Some vines are heat resistant, come are extremely early bloomers. Keep picked and dead headed for an endless summer of sweet pea bouquets.
Planting Directions: Where climate will permit, sow seed from late Summer to early Winter for Spring flowering. Plant in spring as weather and soil conditions permit. Plant seed in a trench 6” deep, about 1” apart. Use of a legume innoculant is recommended. Cover with 1” of soil. Plant in full sun in well drained soil. When plants are well established, fill up the trench gradually until ground surface is level. Thin climbing varieties to 6” apart. Bush varieties to 3” apart. Begin training the vining varieties on strings when 6-8” tall. Bush varieties need no staking or support.