Tropaeolum majus. Vibrant semi double blossoms of red and peach hues set off by dark attractive dark green foliage. These ornamental edibles are great to use in salads with their peppery flavour or just as a garnish. A popular easy-to-grow annual. Ideal for beds, terraces, window boxes, planters and trellises. Nasturtium flowers and unripe seed pods are edible. Height 10-12". Large plantings add most impact of colour in full sun. Approx 35 seeds/pkg.
May be started inside 2-3 weeks before transplanting, but is usually direct seeded a week after last frost or once the soil warms up to 18 degrees C. Plant seed 1⁄2 inches deep and keep moist. Space plants 8-12 inches apart in full sun or light shade.
Tolerates poor soil. Do not fertilize.