Sweet Pea Candy is an unusual garden variety.
The unusual patterned striped and speckled, chocolate maroon flowers have a solid maroon picotee edge.
A pretty garden variety, well scented and good for cutting.
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How to Guide
Sow 5 seeds in a 12cm / 5in pot of moist seed compost. Lightly cover with a little more compost.
Water well after sowing and again after seedlings emerge. Germinate at 10-15C / 50-60F
Sow 2cm/1in deep and 10cm / 4in apart. Water daily until seedlings emerge.
Sowing Distance20cm / 8in
Potting on/Thining Out
Grow on indoor raised seedlings in unheated conditions, ideally in a cold frame.
Hardening Off/Planting Out
Plant 20cm (8in) apart from March onwards. Support with canes or netting.