Entries Tagged as 'Lathyrus Odoratus'

Monday, September 21st, 2009

Toxic Sweet Peas – Lathyrus Odoratus

TheGardenLady received a question on her post about sweet peas that asked whether sweet peas are edible. Sweet peas, Lathyrus odoratus, are the lovely flowers that English gardeners have been raising since Victorian times and call the Queen of Annuals (see here).  Sweet peas are NOT edible! They are TOXIC. A website definition of toxic […]