Sweet Pea America - Seeds & Bulbs
Sweet Pea America
This heirloom variety can be traced back to 1896. America is a very fragrant late bloomer. In areas without long, cool springs, this is an excellent choice because it will continue to bloom as the temperature increases. If you are getting your sweet peas in late, this is a good variety to use.
Flower Type: Annual
Bloom Time: Spring
Height: 5' to 6' Vines
Exposure: Full Sun
When to Sow Outside: In Cold Climates, plant as early as the soil can be worked -- St. Patrick's day or earlier. In warm climates, plant October through January for spring blooms.
When to Sow Inside: 4-6 weeks before planting outside.
Seed Depth: 1"
Seed Spacing: 2"
Days to Emerge: 10 - 15
Thinning: When 3" tall thin to 6" apart