Flowers

Sweet Pea 'Original Species'

A rare opportunity to savour the delights of the original Sweet Pea from world renowned breeder Dr Keith Hammett. Although small, this species flower possesses unrivalled depth of colour and a scent that has no comparison.

Position

Full sun.

Sow

Direct into garden position along a trellis or netting. Select a sunny site and ensure soil is free draining. Sow into damp soil and do not water again until after seedlings have emerged.

Care

Regular picking will help to prolong flowering time. Protect from snails with Yates Blitzem. Note: Seed of the original species form of Lathyrus odoratus – the ancestral Sweet Pea introduced from Sicily 300 years ago.