HEIRLOOM PASTEL MIX: A superb collection of old-fashioned sweet peas in soft, pastel shades of apricot, pink, sky blue, lavender, and creamy white. They are extremely fragrant, and excellent for cutting. Vigorous vines grow to 6 feet or more tall.
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Sweet Peas ~ have an intense orange-jasmine-honey scent. "The 'odor' of the sweet pea is so offensive to flies that it will drive them out of a sick-room, though not in the slightest degree disagreeable to the patient." –A tip from The 1899 Old Farmer's Almanac