Lathyrus odoratus ' Black Knight'
Black Knight is an annual grandiflora or antique variety. This remarkable sweet pea was bred by Henry Eckford over 100 years ago and it is still a great choice of sweet pea. It has beautiful, well-scented dark maroon flowers that are smaller than modern varieties; the whole plant has great charm.
Height: About 1.4m
Sow: From November to March, undercover, In Spring can be sown direct or into pots. Protect seed from mice.
Flowers: May to September, depending on when sown
Where to plant: Perfect for flower beds in the open or against a sunny wall; cottage gardens; courtyard gardens, cutflower gardens. Especially good for large containers.
Min. 15 seeds per pack