Growing Sweet Peas for Exhibition and Pleasure

Thursday October 17, 2019 Meeting

Speaker Jim Mcdonald

Jim McDonald from Broughton, Hampshire is a district representative of the National Sweet Pea Society. He will be talking to us about the delights of growing sweet peas.

Jim has been growing for a mere 50 years and is a life member of The National Sweet Pea Society and has been chairman of the sweet pea trials at Wisley.

Jim grows on a large scale, but for those of us who don’t his talk will include tips on planting; germination; growing on; planting out; feeding and pest control.