Sweet pea is a flowering plant in the genus Lathyrus in
the family Fabaceae, native to the eastern Mediterranean region
from Sicily east to Crete. It is a climbing plant, growing
to a height of 1-2 m where suitable support is available.
The leaves are pinnate with two leaflets and a terminal tendril,
which twines around supporting plants and structures helping
the sweet pea to climb.
Sweet Pea Flower Necklaces