Roger Parsons Sweet Peas
Roger Parsons Sweet Peas
Roger Parsons Sweet Peas incorporating Cooltonagh Irish Sweet Peas
Roger Parsons Sweet PeasincorporatingCooltonagh Irish Sweet Peas

Gawler and Other Early Varieties...

Strength of scent: 0 = none; 6 = strongest

Brightness

Crimson. Early. Spencer Praecox type. No picture available.

Origin unknown. Described in Australian Garden Lover magazine in 1935 but thought to be American or British origin. Scent = 4

Gawler Warrior

Red flake on white ground.
Very early. Gawler type.

Origin unknown but described in Australian Garden Lover magazine 1947. Scent = 5

Vulcan Vulcan

Vulcan

Scarlet. Early.

Semi-grandiflora type.

Introduced by Morse in 1925 but now with clamped keels.

Scent = 4

 

Salmon Beauty Salmon Beauty

Salmon Beauty

Salmon pink on cream ground.

Very early. Semi-grandiflora type.

Introduced by Roger Parsons in 2010 but of much older origin.

Scent = 4

 

Gawler Louise Gawler Louise

Gawler Louise

Cerise / salmon bicolour.

Good scent. Gawler type.

Origin unknown.

Scent = 5

 

New Dawn New Dawn

New Dawn

Pink flake on white ground.

Gawler type. Origin unknown.

Very early and with good fragrance.

Scent = 5

 

Piralilla Joy Piralilla Joy

Piralilla Joy

Lilac pink on white ground. Good scent.

Gawler type. Origin unknown.

Scent = 5

Gawler Margaret Gawler Margaret

Gawler Margaret

Purple flake on white ground.

Gawler type. Origin unknown.

Very early and with good fragrance.

Scent = 5

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Blue Wonder Blue Wonder

Blue Wonder

Mid blue. Long stems. Hooded standard.

Introduced by Zvolanek before 1930.

Scent = 4

 

Princess Blue Princess Blue

Princess Blue

Pale blue. Very early. Long stems.

Grandiflora type. A reverted form of the Spencer variety introduced by Macdonald in 1937.

Scent = 4

 

Cascade

White. Pale seeds. Very early. Spencer Praecox type. No picture available.

Origin unknown. Listed by Buckman, Denholm and Holden in 1940.

Scent = 4

White Gawler White Gawler

White Gawler

White. Very early.
Gawler type.

A selection from Gawler Mixture, possibly 'White Gem'. 
Introduced by Roger Parsons in 2010.

Good scent. Scent = 5

 

White Giant White Giant

White Giant

White. Pale seeds.

Very early. Semi-grandiflora type.

Origin unknown. Listed by Burpee in 1941 but now with clamped keels.

Scent = 5

Our Prices...

All seeds on this site are £1.50 per packet (minimum 10 seeds) or £6.50 per large packet (min. 50 seeds) unless otherwise stated.

Varieties and species not currently shown on the site are £2.50 per packet, £8.50 per large packet.

Please add postage:

£1.30 per seed order to the UK and Islands;

£2.60 to Europe outside the UK

£8.50 to the USA

£3.20 to the rest of the world

Our Collections...

Scented Collection - £13.50

10 packets from the varieties listed on our "Old-fashioned & Grandiflora" pages. You can choose or else leave it to us.

 

Sussex Collection - £13.50

10 packets from the varieties listed on our "Spencer" pages. You can choose or else leave it to us.

 

Exhibitor's Collection £29.00

5 large packets from the varieties listed on our "Spencer" pages. You can choose or else leave it to us.

Our guide book...

Sweet Peas:An Essential Guide.

For further details, click on the button below.

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