Variety: Golden Sweet (RSC)
Sown indoors: 8th April 2014
First Seedling: 11th April 2014
Germination: 3 days
Germination ratio: 5/5 seeds sown
Another new variety for me and another I’m excited about as this one produces yellow pods.
12th April: 24 hours later
13th April: 2 days old
14th April: Just 4 days old and these seedlings are growing at speed.
11th May: 1 month on and the seedlings are ready to be planted out. They have put on an amazing amount of growth and have thrived in the bubble wrapped greenhouse.
18th May: The Seedlings were planted out against a bamboo wigwam.
30th May: I noticed the first of the flowers was forming.
2nd June: I was surprised and excited to see purple petals, as I hadn’t realised that Golden Sweet has a purple flower. I can’t wait to see a multitude of these flowers open.
6th June: Really pretty
7th June: More flowers and the first mangetout
14th June: Yum!