(Open-pollinated. Annual. Lathyrus odoratus) Truly an old-fashioned flower, sweet peas have been cultivated since the 1800s. Old Spice Blend is a splendid collection of small-flowered heirloom varieties in a mix of white, cream, pink, rose, scarlet, lavender, purple, bicolors and striped flowers with a heavenly scent! Old Spice sweet peas perform better in warm climates than other varieties. Blooms spring to early summer. Good cut flower. Fragrant. Attracts bees, butterflies, and birds. Deer resistant.