From the Garden Gear range of flower seeds, this variety of Sweet Pea has descended from the wild Sweet Pea seeds sent by Sicilian Monk Cupani to Robert Uvedale of Enfield more than 300 years ago - the grandfather of all our modern Sweet Pea varieties.
Sweet Pea Wild Italian can be sown in mid October under glass after chipping the seed coating and sow one seed per pot. Protect from frosts. May also be sown in March and planted out when the danger of frost has passed or directly into soil in mid April. Give plants netting or sticks to climb.
Sowing Time: Mid October or May
Approx. Number of Seeds - 10
Sowing Depth - 2 cm
Approx. Height of plant - 100 cm
Approx. Spread of Plant - 30 cm
Planting Position - Full Sun