– Combine fragrance, intense flower color and its climbing habit makes Sweet Peas a favorite of local gardeners and non-gardeners alike. Known for the more perfumed varieties, sweet peas are often described as smelling like a mix of honey and orange blossoms. Sweet peas are either a climbing or a bushy type plant.
They are so easy to grow with a fast growth habbit it is the perfect plant for children to start directly into the garden. Just make sure the seed has decent soil to start in. If in doubt blend some Watters Potting Soil into the planting dirt. This premium locally made soil can only help, never hender.
Many of the varieties here at Watters Garden Center are in the range of 5 feet and vining, making them perfect for arbors and trellises and behave well in both cottage and formal garden settings.