|Sweet peas come in many gorgeous shades with both climbing and mounding|
|Basic supplies; pre-soaked seeds and newspaper|
|I use a small pot and a wooden dibber to fill the tubes.|
(My husband turned this dibber on a lathe).
Old Spice (a rich mix of purple, pinks and white), April in Paris (pale yellow with a lilac flush), Royal Wedding (pure white), Painted Lady (pink and cream bi-color), Spencer Waved Mix (over 40 colors and shades), Flying the Flag (red, white and indigo).
Popular mounding varieties
Knee-high varieties, Cupid varieties
|What do you think of this Streamer Orange|
sweet pea variety?
Streamer Orange (huge orange flowers with white stripes),
Fact or fiction? This may be an old-wives tale but I’ll tell you anyway. It is common practice in
Watch for Part 2 on preparing the sweet peas for transplanting in a couple of weeks.