Nasturtium Cherry Rose Jewel Seeds

Nasturtium Cherry Rose Jewel Seeds

Tropaeolum majus

Item #1107

Annual. Indeed, the jewel of the garden! Nasturtium blossoms with their slightly peppery flavor are an elegant touch to salads. The leaves too, are oh, so pretty! Try lining the plates of appetizers with the leaves. It's fun to plant the large seeds that look like pebbles. Nasturtium in the garden is known to deter rabbits, deer, and other pests. Grown as an annual, but perennial in USDA zones 10 and warmer.

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Full sun to light shade

Blooms late spring to fall

10"-12" tall

Days to Emerge:
10 days

Seed Depth:

Seed Spacing:
A group of
3 seeds
every 6"-12"

When 2" tall,
thin to 1
every 6"-12"

When to sow outside: RECOMMENDED. 1 to 2 weeks after average last frost. In very hot summer regions, sow in fall for winter bloom.

When to start inside: Not recommended. Seedlings do not transplant well; sow directly into desired location outside.

Special germination instructions: Seed requires darkness to germinate. Sow at the recommended depth of 1/2". Soak seed in water for 12 - 24 hours before sowing.

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