Kings Seeds Sweet Pea Jilly

£1.70

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Description

Sweet Pea Jilly is a well scented Spencer type that is ideal for the exhibition bench, producing superb cream blooms with yellow buds. Broadly and evenly waved. Wonderful!

Kings seeds recommend sowing seeds into a good quality seed sowing compost and water only with tap water . Do not use butt water as this can contain harmful pathogens , resulting in poor germination


WHEN TO SOW


September to April


WHERE TO SOW


September sowings in flowering site 2cm (3.4″) deep. Later sowings in pots 5 seeds in each. October and November sowings in a cold frame. January sowings in a heated glasshouse. March sowings in a cold frame. April sowings direct to flowering site.


WHAT TO DO NEXT


Glasshouse raised seedlings should be hardened off during March. Plant out pot grown seedlings in the flowering site 15cm (6″) apart in April. Thin direct sown seedlings to 10cm (4″) apart. Pick flowers regularly to encourage new growth.


MATURITY


Late June to September


HANDY TIP


Provide sturdy support for plants. after a good rain a mature plant will be heavy.