Sturt Pea



Botanic Name : Swainsona formosa

One of the most dramatic and attractive of Australia’s native plants. Grey-green, furry leaves and stem, with lots of brilliant glossy deep scarlet flowers, each with a black or maroon centre boss, occurring in dense heads of 7 – 9 flowers from Spring to Summer.

An annual vine-like creeper and ground-cover. Excellent for rockeries, open gardens or deep pots, tubs and hanging baskets. Drought resistant.

Sturt Pea Cultivation Notes

Contents: Aprrox. 40-50 seeds.

Open with care onto a sheet of paper.

Avoid windy conditions when opening the packet.

Wildflower Seed Starter granules are helpful to boost germination.