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Sweet Pea Air Warden Seeds
Sweet Pea Seeds - Air Warden
Well Scented Spencer Type
Air Warden sweet pea is a well scented Spencer type with brilliant scarlet cerise flowers and prolific blooms. Makes a good cut flower.
Position in: Full Sun
Botanical name: Lathyrus Odoratus
We recommend sowing sweet pea seeds into a good quality seed sowing compost and water with tap water rather than water from a water butt. Butt water can contain harmful pathogens, resulting in poor germination.
Product Part Number: 78001
When to sow
When to Sow Air Warden Sweet Pea Seeds
September to April
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 sweet pea seedlings should be hardened off during March and planted out the following month. Plant direct into the flowering site with 15cm (6") spacings. Thin any direct sown seedlings to 10cm (4") apart. Pinch the tops of the flowers regularly to encourage new and stronger growth.
Late June to September
Provide sturdy support for plants. after a good rain a mature plant will be heavy.