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Commonly known as the Black Pea, due to it's foliage turning black as it dies away during the autumn. This perennial Lathyrus has purple/pink rounded flowers with dark stems during the summer. Leaves
A popular traditional Sweet Pea with pretty dark blue/purple bi-colour flowers, which are heavily scented. Early flowering. Pick the blooms regularly to ensure continuous flowering. Hardy annual.
A popular traditional Sweet Pea with pretty dark blue/purple bi-colour flowers, which are heavily scented
Lathryus vernus is commonly known as Spring Vetchling, this plant forms a dense clump of green pinnate foliage. Blue rounded pea like flowers open from purple buds during spring.
Lathyrus vernus is commonly known as Spring Vetchling. The variety 'Dama Duet' has purple standards with a mauve keel during the spring. A clump of pinnate rounded leaves appear under the blooms.
Dark pink buds open to petite blooms that have pink standards and white keels during spring. The foliage forms a delightful mound of pinnate leaves.
'Gracilis' has individual leaflets that appear thinner than those of Lathyrus versus almost linear, giving the clump a softer appearance. Deep pink rounded pea flowers bloom during spring.
Thin tapering leaves form a mound of foliage beneath the pink pea-like flowers which appear in spring. Lathyrus vernus is commonly known as Spring Vetchling.
Rounded pinnate leaves form an attractive mound of fresh green foliage. Arching stems bear gorgeous pea-like blooms with maroon standards and a lilac keel, during spring...
Lathyrus vernus is commonly known as Spring Vetchling, L.v. 'Pendulus' has arching stems which bear pink pea-like flowers with a white keel above a mound of fresh green, pinnate foliage, during spring
Arching stems stand above a low mound of fresh green foliage, bearing pea-like lilac flowers during the spring.