Lathyrus odoratus 'Queen Alexandra'
Queen Alexandra is an annual variety, introduced in 1905 with scarlet flowers. Good for cutting and wonderful scent.
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