Lathyrus odoratus Sweet Pea ‘Castlewellan’


Lathryus odoratus Sweet Pea ‘Castlewellan’

Long stems, relative heat tolerance, and big ruffled blushy-peach flowers.  An absolute stunner,  sweetly-scented and well suited for any garden.

Height: 1.8m to 2.5m

Spacing: 20cm

Sown to Grown: 20 weeks

Min. seeds per packet: 20 seeds

Growing tips: can be sown in the autumn or late winter, I prefer the latter and sow at the end of January, approx. 12 weeks before the last frosts. Pinch out the tips to 3-4 pairs of leaves to encourage bushy growth. Grow them on cool in an unheated greenhouse or cold frame. Plant out in April.

Harvesting/Arranging tips: for vase life pick when there are two unopened flowers at the tip. 

Vase life:4-5 days, flower food helps to extend it.

Cost: £3.50

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