Heirloom Sweet Pea

Looks great twining up the most ornate obelisk or the simplest willow tipi...
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Plant name: Heirloom Sweet Pea



Botanical name:
Lathyrus matucana



Suggested by:
Tracy Lee, The Cook’s Garden (www.cooksgarden.com)



Virtues:
An heirloom sweet pea with exceedingly rich color and fragrance. It is also relatively heat resistant.



Flower:
Unique maroon and blue bicolor.



Foliage:
Delicate light green leaves (typical sweet pea).



Habit:
Climbing, vinelike.



Season: 
Spring to early summer.



Companions:
Looks great twining up the most ornate obelisk or the simplest willow tipi.