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 peas are climbing vines.
Other Names: Wild Pea, Vetchling
Species: L. odoratus
Descriptions: Sweet pea is a natural
climber with small orchid like flowers that
Size: Sweet peas are a climbing vine
that reaches heights of 6 to 8 feet.
Symbolism:Sweet pea symbolizes blissful
pleasure, and delicate pleasure. Sweet peas
also send a message to say good-bye, and thank
you for a lovely time.
Grow Details: Sweet peas are hardy plants
that are easy to grow.
Soil Type: Fertile
Soil - Well Drained
Soil PH: PH 6.5-7.0
Light: Full Sun to Part Shade
Grow Zone: 6, 7, 8, 9
Height: Sweet peas are a climbing
vine that reaches heights of 6 to 8 feet.
Flower Colors: Red, Pink, Blue,
White, Yellow, Purple,
Propagation: Sweet peas are grown
Blooming Period: June to August
Type: Annual or Perennials
Herbal Remedy Properties: Sweet pea
seeds are toxic and poisionous.
Native Area: Sweet Pea is native to
the eastern Mediterranean.
Other: Sweet pea seeds are poisonous.
Sweet Pea Flower Gifts
|Unique Aster flower designs that horticulturalists
and gardeners will appreciate. Branded items include:
t-shirts, sweatshirts, sneakers, posters, skateboards,
mouse pads, stickers, bumper stickers, buttons,
mugs, tote bags, invitations, greeting cards, neckties,
postcards, posters, prints and much more!