Plant name: Sweet Peas
Botanical name: Lathyrus belinensis
Suggested by: Mark Rowland, Owl’s Acre Sweet Peas (www.lathyrus.com)
Virtues: This annual sweet pea is unusual, easy to grow, and fragrant.
Flower: Strongly veined orange-red standard with bright yellow wings.
Foliage: Small and immune to mildew.
Habit: Scrambling and climbling, but restrained.
Season: Early summer to fall.
Companions: Goes great with other annuals in tubs or hanging baskets.