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Beach Pea

Beach Pea


Lathyrus maritimus
«Les Semences Marie-Victorin» suggests a collection of native plant seeds that will entice the amateurs for the products of our horticultural heritage.
The Lathyrus maritimus is a magnificent legume whose flowers form clusters that can reach 10 cm long. Companion plant of the elymum of sands, important for the fixation of sandbanks in maritime region. Very decorative bluish foliage.
July to Octobre
60 cm
30 cm
Bring water to a boil for 5 minutes. Pour over seeds and let soak for 24 hours. Mix seeds with an equal amount of damp sand or vermiculite. Place the mixture in a sealed plastic bag. Store the bag in a refrigerator or cool storage room for 30 days. Sow seeds when there is no risk of ground frost. Or plant the seeds outdoors during the fall. Germination will occur the following spring or later on.
15 s/p