Sweet Pea (Lathyrus odoratus 'Chance')

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Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Hot Pink with red Cherry
Dynamic Accumulator: Nitrogen fixer
Pollinators: Various insects

Local grower, Enchanting Sweet Peas, display garden

Sweet Peas (aka Queen of the Annuals)Sweet Peas (aka Queen of the Annuals)
January 22, 2013

Lathyrus odoratus, the annual sweet pea, intrigues gardeners everywhere and the quest for an enchanting display of fragrant walls of colour is one of the most desired displays for many gardeners. Your geographical location will dictate whether sweet peas will be a winter, early spring or late summer and fall bloomer for you. There are a few things to do and consider in preparation for beautiful sweet peas in your garden.

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