Lathyrus odoratus 'Frances Kate'
Bred by Roger Parsons, the national collection holder of Sweet Peas, this beautiful sweet pea is very stable and showing great quality. The flowers are described as a navy blue stripe on a white ground and are particularly good for cutting. Very striking and worth growing with strong colours such as Joyce Stanton.
Height: About 1.8m
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.
Min. 15 seeds per pack