The light scent and delicate beauty that delights sweet pea lovers, but with shorter vines needing little or no support. Knee-High Blend offers a symphony of colors to brighten up your garden, short trellis, or hanging basket, to the delight of pollinators. Multiple florets of blossoms that average 1″ for excellent cut flower bouquets.
Botanical Name: Lathyrus odoratus
Hardiness: Frost-tolerant annual
Plant Dimensions: Plants mound to 2″–3″ tall by the same width
Variety Information: ¾”–1¼” flowers. Colors may include purple, red, rose, white, pink, blue, scarlet, cream, salmon. Almost every color except yellow.
Exposure: Full sun to part shade
Bloom Period: Spring/summer
Attributes: Attracts Pollinators, Cut Flower, Deer Resistant
When to Sow Outside: RECOMMENDED. Cold Climates: 4 to 6 weeks before your average last frost date, or as soon as the soil can be worked. Mild Climates: Late fall to early winter for winter bloom. Ideal temperature is 55°–65°F.
When to Start Inside: 4 to 6 weeks before your average last frost date. Sow in biodegradable pots and grow in cool conditions (55°F?65°F).
Days to Emerge: 10–21 days
Seed Depth: 1″
Seed Spacing: A group of 3 seeds every 6″
Thinning: When 3″ tall, thin to 1 every 6″