Seeds - Sweet Pea, Cupani OG
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Description: Named for the Sicilian monk who found this fragrant vine growing wild near his monastery in the late 1600's. Enjoy its enchanting fragrance and beauty! Sage Garden is pleased to be able to offer this variety as organic seed!
Pack Size: 20 seeds
Latin Name: Lathyrus odoratus
Main Uses: Ornamental, fragrant
Zone Hardiness: Annual
Exposure: Full sun
Height: 6 ft.
Flower Color: Purple-blue and wine
Certified Organic: USDA Certified Organic
Germination: 14 - 21 days at 15° C.
Sowing: Indoors 4 - 6 weeks before last frost date. Sow 2 - 3 seeds per cell or plug. For best results, apply Sea Magic™ kelp from first watering. Apply a seedling-starter fertilizer such as Evolve Seedling once the second set of true leaves has appeared, and then alternate between the kelp and seedling starter until transplant. Germinates best in the dark. Outdoors in early spring as soon as the garden can be dug.
Planting depth: 1/2” deep. Cover with soil.
Special Requirements for Cold Climate Gardeners: Thrives during the cooler late spring season. Plants may become scruffy in the heat of summer.
Suitability for Indoors: Not well suited for indoors.