He has been lead presenter of the BBCs Gardeners World since 2003 and since 2011 the programme has come from his own garden Longmeadow in Herefordshire. Space sweet pea plugs or pots about 20cm apart dont worry about separating individual plants.
A quick tutorial for beginner gardeners to learn how to pinch out Sweet Peas to encourage more growth.
Monty don sweet peas. The technique will promote more growth for more beauti. He has been making television programmes for over twenty years on a range of topics spanning travel craft outdoor living and principally gardening. Just tying up these sweet peas I actually only planted them a few days ago and I held back from planting them not because I was worried about the cold but because it was so dry.
The cardboard tubes can be planted out with the seedlings and wi. Follow a few basic rules and youll have sensational sweet peas this summer says Monty Don and nows the time to. Now Aprils here youll be planning to plant them out and looking forward to a fabulous display of.
Sow Aquadulce broad beans outside for an early harvest next May or June and Sow sweet peas in pots and over-winter in a cold frame. By sowing sweet peas in October-November you will have bigger plants with a stronger root system that should give flowers next spring earlier and last longer reveals Monty Don in his monthly. Watch Monty as he plants out sweet peas and explains how to plant out shop-bought plants.
Family Fabaceae Genus Lathyrus can be annuals or herbaceous or evergreen perennials mostly climbing with pinnate leaves ending in a tendril and showy pea-like flowers fragrant in some species Details Monty Don is a twining annual climber to 2m tall. Learn why its best to plant them out only once the soil has warmed up and the benefits of giving. Monty Don believes sweet peas can prolong flowering if picked every 10 days He claims picking every single bloom stops the flowers setting seed He says now is the perfect time to buy seeds and.
Water in well until theyve put on good growth. Most sweet peas will grow to about 2m in height. – Are you growing sweet peas this year.
April is the month to plant out sweet peas but how do you get a great display of flowers. Monty who has been lead presenter of Gardeners World since 2003 also shared why he was worried about planting his sweet peas. Monty Don shares his secrets for planting sweet peas.
Rake out thatch and moss and add to the compost heap. Is the UKs leading garden writer and broadcaster. Keep cutting the grass for as long as it keeps growing however it is better to have the grass too long than too short over the winter months.
Monty who has been lead presenter of Gardeners World since 2003 also shared why he was worried about planting his sweet peas. Secrets to super sweet peas. About Monty Monty Don OBE.
Here are Monty Dons top tips. Just tying up these sweet peas I. There are several benefits to using old toilet roll cardboard tubes as seed pots.
Monty Don shares his secrets for planting sweet peas.