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Old fashioned varieties of Sweet Peas?

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Does anyone have any ideas about what is a good old fashioned variety of sweet pea to grow, that is also good for cutting? Ideally long stemmed. Look forward to hearing.

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'Old Spice' or 'Wiltshire Ripple' , amazng scent too.

23 Oct, 2007


We always buy our sweet peas from a mail order firm called Owl's Acre Sweet Peas. They have a wonderful selection of both exhibition and garden varieties. Email them on

23 Oct, 2007


Sorry, forgot to give you Owl's Acre website - it's

23 Oct, 2007


Here at easton walled gardens in lincolnshire we grow upto 60 different varities of sweet pea and sell the seeds online so if there is a spiecfic type you are looking for please visit our website.

6 Dec, 2012

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