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Sweet Pea - Old Spice Mix - Lathyrus odoratus
Annual Open Pollinated. Truly an old-fashioned flower, sweet peas have been cultivated since the 1800's. Old Spice Sweet Peas perform better in warm climates than other varieties. An heirloom mixture of solid and striped flowers with a heavenly scent. 1/4 lb covers approximately 1000 sq ft if broadcast. Thin to 6 apart when plants reach 3".
Flowers: Good cut flower, fragrant. Blooms spring to early summer
Attracts: Attracts bees, butterflies, and birds
Soil: Prefers well drained, fertile soil
USDA Zone: 3-9
Plant In: Fall or Spring
Planting Depth: 1"
Days to Germinate: 10-30 Days
Height At Maturity: 4'-6'
Sun/Shade Requirements: Full Sun
Water Needs: Moderate Water
Lathyrus odoratus Very fragrant, heirloom. (Annual) Heirloom mix of richly colored blossoms on an annual vine. The spike-like flower clusters have a sweet perfume. Prefers the cooler spring temperatures, sun and regular water. Provide support as soon as tendrils appear.