Sweet Pea Blue Picotee

Item Number: 76764
  • Description
  • NEW TO KINGS - Sweet Pea Blue Picotee.

    A delightful modern grandiflora, given to Kings by an amateur breeder. White blooms have blue picotee markings and are highly fragrant

  • Pack size: 20 Seeds
  • Qty

    £ 1.55

When to sow

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Hardy Annual

Height 180cm (6ft)
Sow September to April
Flowers Late June to September

WHERE TO SOW  September sowings in flowering site 2cm (3.4") deep. Later sowings in pots 5 seeds in each. October and November sowings in a cold frame. January sowings in a heated glasshouse. March sowings in a cold frame. April sowings direct to flowering site.

WHAT TO DO NEXT   Glasshouse raised seedlings should be hardened off during March. Plant out pot grown seedlings in the flowering site 15cm (6") apart in April. Thin direct sown seedlings to 10cm (4") apart. Pick flowers regularly to encourage new growth.

HANDY TIP Provide sturdy support for plants. after a good rain a mature plant will be heavy.