Plant Care Lathyrus Latifolius

Lathyrus Latifolius

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Lathyrus Latifolius has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
Lathyrus Latifolius has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate

Also known as

Broad-Leaved Sweet Pea, Broad-Leaved Sweet Pea, Everlasting Pea and Perennial Pea


Lathyrus latifolius

How to care for Lathyrus Latifolius


How often to water your Lathyrus Latifolius

Water needs for Lathyrus Latifolius
0.5 cups
every 9

Lathyrus Latifolius needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Lathyrus Latifolius

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Broad-Leaved Sweet Pea in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Lathyrus Latifolius: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Lathyrus Latifolius love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Lathyrus Latifolius does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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How to fertilize Lathyrus Latifolius

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Lathyrus Latifolius: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Lathyrus Latifolius after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Difficulty Level

Lathyrus Latifolius is generally easy to care for, though some plant parents report facing challenges with growing it. Check out the reviews down below to read more about their experiences!

Water Needs
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Growth Pattern
Growing Outdoors

Care Summary for Lathyrus Latifolius

Lathyrus Latifolius

Lathyrus Latifolius

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

What other plant parents say

Lathyrus Latifolius has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 1
Lathyrus Latifolius has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 1
Lathyrus Latifolius has a Pest magnet plant personality Pest magnet 1
Lathyrus Latifolius has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
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Got W few mites but easily fixed with spray

Fast grower Fast grower
Easy to propagate Easy to propagate
Pest magnet Pest magnet
Survivor Survivor

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