|Number of Seeds||50|
|Spacing in Row||6 inches|
|Spacing Between Rows||36 inches|
|Planting Depth||1 inch|
|Days to Germination||7-10 days|
|Days to Maturity||85 days|
|Height at Maturity||60 inches|
|Width at Maturity||1 inch|
How to Grow
Sow seeds outdoors early, as soon as the soil can be worked. Sweet peas only thrive in cool months, don't delay when planting them. Prepare garden bed with plenty of compost or manure. Provide sweet peas with good support, they will grow as high as 6' if given proper support, water and fetility. Harvest flowers often to enccourage more blooms. If given a good start, sweet peas will keep blooming into the summer months.
About the Artist
Art by JoAnn Axford. As a ceramic artist, JoAnn's pots are about containment and safekeeping. They contain her response to the natural world and her wish for its preservation. It is the beauty of the forms, structures and colors in nature that inspire her. As objects of contemplation, she hopes that her pots will celebrate the beauty and strength of nature and encourage its preservation.