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Specialist stockists - Britain

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All words © Graham Rice/ 2006. All pictures ©judywhite/ or © Howard Rice/Unwins Seeds unless otherwise stated.
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National Sweet Pea Society 'St Annes', The Hollow, Broughton, Stockbridge, Hants, SO20 8BB

Scottish National Sweet Pea, Rose & Carnation Society 72 West George Street, Coatbridge, Lanarkshire, Scotland, ML5 2DD

National Collections
Lathyrus (excluding L. odoratus cultivars) (Cambridgeshire
Lathyrus (Sussex)

Specialist sweet pea stockists - Britain
Cooltonagh Irish Sweet Peas (Online only)
Eagle Sweet Peas Broadmoor Lane, Stowe-by-Chartley, Stafford, ST18 0LD.
Peter Grayson 34 Glenthorne Close, Brampton, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S40 3AR (No website. Tel: 01246 278503)
King's Seeds Monks Farm, Kelvedon, Colchester, Essex, CO5 9PG
Kerton Sweet Peas North Farm Cottage, 14 Bristol Road, Pawlett, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 4RT.
Matthewman's Sweet Peas 14 Chariot Way, Thorpe Audlin, Pomntefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 3EZ
Owls Acre Sweet Peas Owl's Acre, Kellett Gate, Low Fulney, Spalding, Lincolnshire, PE12 6EJ.
Roger Parsons Sweet Peas, Primrose Cottage, Clayton Lane, Bracklesham Bay, Chichester, PO20 8JQ
Seeds-by-Size 45 Crouchfield, Boxmoor. Hemel Hempstead. Hertfordshire, HP1 1PA.
Simply Sweet Peas (online only)
The Sweet Pea Company,
Gazeley Road, Newmarket, CB8 7QB (No website. Tel: 0845 166 2511)
Unwins Seeds Alconbury Hill, Huntingdon, Cambs, PE28 4HY.
F. A. Woodcock Lawn Road Nurseries, Walmer, Deal, Kent, CT14 7ND

Specialist sweet pea stockists - North America
Enchanting Sweet Peas 244 Florence Avenue, Sebastopol, CA 95472.
Fragrant Garden Nursery P.O. Box 4246, Brookings, OR 97415.
Sweet Pea Gardens 614 Surry Road, Surry, ME 04684.

Other stockists with a good range of sweet peas - Britain
Chiltern Seeds Bortee Stile, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 7PB.
Dobies Seeds Long Road, Paignton, Devon, TQ4 7SX.
DT Brown Bury Road, Newmarket, CB8 7PQ
Mr Fothergill's Seeds, Gazeley Road, Kentford, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 7QB.
Nicky's Seeds (Online only)
Plants of Distinction Abacus House, Station Yard, Needham Market, Suffolk, IP6 8AS.
Suttons Seeds Woodview Road, Paignton, Devon, TQ4 7NG.
Thompson & Morgan Seeds Poplar Lane, Ipswich, IP8 3BU.

Other stockists with a good range of sweet peas - North America
Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds 2278 Baker Creek Rd. Mansfield, MI 65704.
Hume Seeds PO Box 1450, Kent, WA 98035.
Renee's Garden (Online only)
Select Seeds 180 Stickney Hill Rd., Union, CT 06076. .
Swallowtail Garden Seeds 122 Calistoga Road, #178 Santa Rosa, CA 95409.
Thompson & Morgan Seeds PO Box 1308, Jackson, NJ 08527.

Wholesalers of sweet pea seed
Flower Seed World Malindi, Wood Norton Road, Stibbard, Norfolk, NR21 0EX, UK
Bodger, Inc 1800 Tyler Avenue, South El Monte, CA 91733-3618 USA
Owls Acre Sweet Peas Owl's Acre, Kellett Gate, Low Fulney, Spalding, Lincolnshire, PE12 6EJ., UK
Lake Valley Seed 5717 Arapahoe, Boulder, CO 80303, USA
Evironmental Seed Producers P.O. Box 2709, Lompoc CA 93438-2709

Information - articles
Small but perfectly formed (Dwarf sweet peas) by Graham Rice (from The Garden)
Sweet peas at the RHS Garden, Wisley
Antique Annuals (including sweet peas) by Tovah Martin
History of Ferry-Morse seed company
Sowing seed of sweet peas (New Zealand)
Sweet peas by Mary Morgan (From Kitchen Gardener magazine)
Sweet peas (in Garden Guides)
Sweet Peas (in Weekend Gardener)
Care and cultivation of sweet peas (in Garden Helper)
Lathyrus odoratus 'Apricot Sprite'
Sweet peas in Arizona

Information - Science
Lathyrus Newsletter
Bibliography of ecnomic Lathyrus, especially Lathyrus cicera
The infrageneric structure of Lathyrus
Legume Web
Sweet pea viruses

In the wild
In The United States
In Flora Himalaya
In the Flora of Missouri
In the Bolivia Checklist
In Chinese Plant Names
In the South China Botanical Garden Herbarium
In the Annotated Checklist of the Flowering Plants of Nepal
In Ornamental Plants From Russia And Adjacent States Of The Former Soviet Union

Look for Lathyrus
In Cambridgeshire Flora Records since 1538
In the Flora of Pennsylvania
In the Flora of Korea
In the Catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Ecuador
In the Flora of New Zealand
In w3TROPICOS from Missouri Botanical Garden
In Google's Image Search (Lathyrus odoratus)