Janet Scott Sweet Pea (Lathyrus odoratus) W. Atlee Burpee first introduced this grandiflora variety in 1903. Plants produce large, pure pink flowers which are intensely fragrant. Vines are quite sturdy and vigorous reaching up to 6 ft in height. Expect 3-4 flowers per stem from this stunning heirloom making it ideal in cut flower arrangements. LIMITED QUANTITIES for 2022!
25 seeds per packet $3.95
Transplants are best. Scarify seeds by nicking or filing a notch and soak overnight in warm water or a weak solution of Chamomile tea. - Sow 1/4- 1/2" deep into 72-cell flats or preferred deep-cell seedling container, 4-5 weeks before planting out. Darkness is required for germination. Keep seedlings cooler after two-leaf stage. Direct seed 6 weeks before last frost. Seedlings can tolerate a light frost. Put trellis in place and pinch when 6-8" tall to encourage more blooms.
**CAUTION**Sweet Peas (all parts of the plant) can be toxic if consumed in large enough quantities. Caution around children and pets. Purchaser assumes all liability related to the use of this product.