Dazzle your way through summer and fill your house with colour and scent with the Rosie sweet pea. A scented spencer or modern sweet pea, Rosie’s strong stems and delightful carmine pink blooms make it a fine cutting variety that will keep on giving, all season long. Grow in good soil and you’ll be in sweet pea heaven from the first summer’s day to the last.
All you need to know about to get sowing and start growing…
Height: About 1.8m
Where to plant:
Flower beds in the open or against a sunny wall.
- Cottage gardens
- Courtyard gardens
- Cut flower gardens
Capturing the Gardens’ magic in a illustrated seed tin…
Sweet pea seeds grown and harvested with this much care deserve to have a thoughtful container to keep them stable and dry. So we made a fully-recyclable seed tin – decorated with an original Easton Collection design. Created by Ursula Cholmeley and blooming with sweet peas, the design reflects the colours found in the Arts and Crafts motifs of the Edwardian era when sweet peas were as adored at Easton as they are today.
Dig deeper into the secrets of growing sweet peas with our gardening stories.