Sweet Pea Pearl Blend - Seeds & Bulbs
One problem gardeners have with sweet peas is sowing them too late. Not a worry with this perennial sweet pea - it comes up at the right time every year. Remove spent flowers to encourage blooms all summer. Great as a ground cover or on a fence or trellis, or growing over rocks. Drought tolerant. Also known as 'Everlasting Pea'. Note: this plant is very prolific and needs to be kept in check.
Average Count: 15 seeds
Flower Type: Perennial
Bloom Time: Spring
Height: 6' to 9' 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 early spring blooms.
When to Sow Inside: 4-6 weeks before planting outside.
Seed Depth: 1" - 2"
Seed Spacing: 2"
Days to Emerge: 20 - 30
Thinning: When 3" tall thin to 6" apart