Life, Phonography
Comments 4

Planting out my Sweet Peas


The baby Sweet Pea plants have grown big enough to go and live in the big blue pot.


I put the seeds in toilet rolls to get them started.  The rolls disintegrate in the soil as the plants grow.



I grabbed the green bamboo poles from the shed.  Ready to build the Sweet Pea climbing frame.


Sweet Pea’s eye view of the bamboo wigwam.


I got a bit carried away with these pictures, I think they look pretty cool!


I tied the top of the wigwam with string, to make a nice climbing shape and to ensure no-one pokes out their eyes on bamboo poles.


Sweet Peas are one of my favourite flowers, but I have not got many flowers off previous attempts to grow them. I hope this year will be different and I will get an abundance of sweet smelling flowers!  I have more seedlings growing, so they will move into the big blue pot in a few days too.

What do you like to grow?  Any Sweet Pea growing tips for  the hot Mid West summer?  Comments are welcome as always, you know I like to chat with you!

This entry was posted in: Life, Phonography
Tagged with: ,


I live in St Louis, MO, but I am originally from Lincoln, Great Britain. My family and I have lived in the Mid West for over 15 years now. My blog is where I blog and chat about all kinds of creative stuff.


  1. I have just sowed a pile of seeds, they are about ready to head into the planter boxes in preparation for winter.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s