100 Seeds - Butterfly Pea Flower Seeds | Local USA, Blue Butterfly Pea Vine Seeds | Non-GMO (Clitoria Ternatea) Asian Pigeonwings Seeds/Tropical Vine Plant Seeds | Edible Flower Seeds The Rike
100 Seeds - Butterfly Pea Flower Seeds | Local USA, Blue Butterfly Pea Vine Seeds | Non-GMO (Clitoria Ternatea) Asian Pigeonwings Seeds/Tropical Vine Plant Seeds | Edible Flower Seeds The Rike
100 Seeds - Butterfly Pea Flower Seeds | Local USA, Blue Butterfly Pea Vine Seeds | Non-GMO (Clitoria Ternatea) Asian Pigeonwings Seeds/Tropical Vine Plant Seeds | Edible Flower Seeds The Rike
100 Seeds - Butterfly Pea Flower Seeds | Local USA, Blue Butterfly Pea Vine Seeds | Non-GMO (Clitoria Ternatea) Asian Pigeonwings Seeds/Tropical Vine Plant Seeds | Edible Flower Seeds The Rike
100 Seeds - Butterfly Pea Flower Seeds | Local USA, Blue Butterfly Pea Vine Seeds | Non-GMO (Clitoria Ternatea) Asian Pigeonwings Seeds/Tropical Vine Plant Seeds | Edible Flower Seeds The Rike
100 Seeds - Butterfly Pea Flower Seeds | Local USA, Blue Butterfly Pea Vine Seeds | Non-GMO (Clitoria Ternatea) Asian Pigeonwings Seeds/Tropical Vine Plant Seeds | Edible Flower Seeds The Rike
100 Seeds - Butterfly Pea Flower Seeds | Local USA, Blue Butterfly Pea Vine Seeds | Non-GMO (Clitoria Ternatea) Asian Pigeonwings Seeds/Tropical Vine Plant Seeds | Edible Flower Seeds The Rike
100 Seeds - Butterfly Pea Flower Seeds | Local USA, Blue Butterfly Pea Vine Seeds | Non-GMO (Clitoria Ternatea) Asian Pigeonwings Seeds/Tropical Vine Plant Seeds | Edible Flower Seeds The Rike
100 Seeds - Butterfly Pea Flower Seeds | Local USA, Blue Butterfly Pea Vine Seeds | Non-GMO (Clitoria Ternatea) Asian Pigeonwings Seeds/Tropical Vine Plant Seeds | Edible Flower Seeds The Rike
100 Seeds - Butterfly Pea Flower Seeds | Local USA, Blue Butterfly Pea Vine Seeds | Non-GMO (Clitoria Ternatea) Asian Pigeonwings Seeds/Tropical Vine Plant Seeds | Edible Flower Seeds The Rike

100 Seeds - Butterfly Pea Flower Seeds | Blue Butterfly Pea Seeds | Non-GMO (Clitoria Ternatea) Asian Pigeonwings Seeds/Tropical Vine Plant Seeds | Edible Flower Seeds

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The fascinating process of developing the Blue Butterfly Pea Vine (Clitoria ternatea) from 100 seeds has been accompanied by the gorgeous blue flowers and several cultural and health benefits of this plant. Appreciating the history, adaptability, and beauty of a plant is encompassed in the tale, which goes beyond just cultivating a plant.

Unveiling the First Blue Butterfly Pea
To kick off my journey, I decided to plant 100 seeds of Blue Butterfly Peas. The aesthetic value and health advantages of this plant drew me to it. A focal point of garden design and an integral component of many cultures' medical traditions, the Butterfly Pea is known for its breathtaking blue flowers. Its low care requirements and adaptability to my local climate led me to choose it for my garden.

Establishing a Course of Action
The planting rite was filled with hope and anticipation. For native species, each seed represented a potential new home where they might live in peace and plenty. Because it attracts pollinators like butterflies and bees, the Blue Butterfly Pea is an important part of the biodiversity in my garden, in addition to its lovely flowers.

A Journey to Self-Development via Nurturing
As they grew and germinated, I was amazed by the seedlings' resilience and rapid growth. Upon transplanting them to soil that was rich in organic matter and had good drainage, I watched as they delicately twined. The support that I had provided was quickly enveloped by their tentacles. A balanced fertilizer used infrequently and frequent hydration encouraged strong, robust development.

Observing the First Blossom: A Natural Wonder
The sight of the first flower filled me with wonder. The vibrantly colored petals, set against the lush backdrop of my yard, seemed surreal. Aside from its aesthetic value, blue butterfly pea blossoms have a long history of usage as a natural tea dye; when mixed with lemon juice, they take on a purple hue. Because of their antioxidant properties and their capacity to turn blue teas into purples, they are a popular option for culinary experiments.

Unveiling the Hidden Potential of a Multi-Use Plant
I investigated the Blue Butterfly Pea's possible uses beyond its aesthetic value. The flowers' aesthetic value, nutritional content, and link to traditional wellness traditions were all factors that prompted me to include them into my diet and try out various smoothies and teas. I discovered that it has a long history of usage in Ayurvedic medicine, namely for the enhancement of cognitive function due to its nootropic characteristics.

Sharing the Glow
As I cheerfully shared the produce from my thriving vines, I delighted in demonstrating to my friends and neighbors the several applications and beautiful flowers of the Blue Butterfly Pea. The act of sharing these flowers went beyond mere politeness; it was an opportunity to reflect on the abundant bounty of nature and to share personal experiences and perspectives.

Taking Stock of the Journey
Growing 100 blue butterfly pea seeds has been an experience beyond the realm of gardening. This experience has filled my life with wonder and delight as I have explored health, tradition, and beauty. An exciting and true story told from the author's perspective, this book demonstrates how gardening can change one's life for the better and compels readers to explore the intricate web of plant care and all the ways it can benefit humans, the planet, and themselves.

Picking Out and Preparing Seeds: The First Order of Business
Obtaining climate-adapted Blue Butterfly Pea seeds from a reliable local source is the first step. The seeds may have a hard time germinating because of their protective covering. You can increase your chances of success by soaking the seeds in water for a day or by filing tiny holes in the seed coat. This stage signals the seed to begin germination and loosens the seed coat.

Plant butterfly peas until after the last spring frost has gone; these plants thrive in warm climates. For those living in colder climates, it is recommended to plant the seeds inside six to eight weeks before to the last projected frost date. Plant the seeds around ¼ inch deep in a mix of well-draining soil. Keep the soil moist but not soaked, and place the pots in a warm, sunny spot or under a grow lamp to speed up the germination process.

It typically takes two to three weeks for butterfly pea seeds to germinate when exposed to temperatures ranging from 70 to 85 degrees Fahrenheit (21 to 29 degrees Celsius). Make sure the seedlings get plenty of light now to prevent them from becoming lanky. If you want to start seeds indoors, you might need to find a window that faces south or get some more light.

Soil must be continuously moist during the germination and seedling stages. To avoid damaging seeds and young plants, softly water the soil with a spray bottle. Remove any underdeveloped plants from the seedling tray as they grow to keep the soil from getting too congested. Before transferring seedlings to the outdoors, make sure there is a four-to six-inch space between each one.

Growing Vegetables in the Open Air
Make sure to choose a spot in your garden that receives at least six hours of sunshine each day. As they climb, blue butterfly pea vines are best supported by a trellis, fence, or even just pegs. Return the seedlings to their outside habitat once frost danger has passed and the weather has shown consistent warmth.

Soil with a neutral pH and good drainage is ideal for spacing plants. Give each plant at least 18–24 inches of room to grow. Add organic matter, such as compost, to planting holes to improve soil quality and plant development.

Uninterrupted Health Care
In order for plants to develop strong roots, it is important to water them deeply and often, especially when the weather is dry. Once blue butterfly pea vines have established, they can tolerate dry spells, but they really do best in a rainy setting.

The young vines need to be gently guided into the correct place on the support system as they grow. Making the most of the sunshine—essential for blossoming—and encouraging a more controlled development pattern are both achieved by this.

Although it is not strictly necessary, a little pruning might encourage bushier growth and more flowers. Pinch off the tops of the vines when they are 6-8 inches long to promote branching.

Enjoying the Beauty of Flowers Butterfly in Blue Pea flowers typically appear in the summer and, if the plants are healthy, will continue to bloom until the end of September. The blooms not only look lovely in any garden, but they also have several practical applications, such natural food coloring, tea, and even as a garnish, thanks to their unique capacity to change color when exposed to acidic substances.

Taken into account
A fascinating and rewarding approach to improve your garden is to grow Blue Butterfly Peas from seed. In addition to being a gorgeous houseplant and valuable element in a wide variety of recipes and care, your vine will grow if you tend to it naturally and follow these steps. If you want this lovely plant to flourish, remember that it needs your whole focus, kind care, and patience.

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*During high volume times of the year, there may be delays processing US and International returns due to mandatory customs clearance. Expect delays due to an increase in border traffic during the holidays. 

Once your return is received at our HQ, processing and inspection typically takes 3-5 business days to complete. During certain high-volume times of the year, processing times may be longer. Once completed, you will be notified via email. 

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International orders do not qualify for free returns and exchanges. Duties, taxes and shipping expenses will be the responsibility of the customer. If your package is sent to us 'collect', it will be refused and returned to you.


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Exchanges (if applicable)

Want to exchange an item? Contact us for arrangement and simply return your original item(s), and place a new order. We will ship your new order immediately, reducing wait time for replacement items. Once we receive and process your return, we will issue an immediate credit.

Return RMA

A return merchandise authorization # (RMA #) will be issued for ALL returns. Please do not send back any items without an RMA#. Customer is responsible for all return shipping costs unless the item arrives DOA or DAMAGED. Once the item is received back to our warehouse a technician will verify if defective. Please allow 72 hours (longer during Holiday seasons) for this process. Once verified as defective a Replacement or Refund of the SAME item will be issued free of cost to the customer. If item is returned free of defect and in working condition, customer is then responsible to have item shipped back to them. ALL returns must be shipped back within 10 days of receiving RMA# and must be in original packaging with any and all accessories included with return including all original Packaging.

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Exclusion from Coverage

Damage resulting from abuse or misuse.

Damage resulting from extended wear and tear.

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Damage resulting from exposure to a caustic substance.

Consequential, incidental, indirect, punitive, exemplary, and/or special damages (although some states in the United States do not allow the exclusion or limitation of consequential or incidental damages, so this exclusion might not apply to you)

To Make a Return or Exchange

1) Contact us to get an RA (Returns Authorization) number.

2) Write this number on the outside of the package you are shipping back to us.

We recommend using USPS to ship your return.

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