Nasturtium Salmon Flower Seeds (Tropaeolum Majus) 20+Seeds
Nasturtium (Tropaeolum Majus Double Gleam Salmon) - Considered to be a Trailing Nasturtium, this variety reaches about 60 inches. It can grow in baskets where it trails out over the sides, or give it a structure for it to climb. Grown from Nasturtium seeds, is establishes quickly and easily. Trailing Nasturtium Double Gleam has a striking effect with the soft salmon, semi-double flowers and lush gray-green foliage. Very attractive with blooms lasting from mid summer to mid fall or until first frost.
Nasturtium vine does best when it is left alone. It will tolerate most any soil type, but prefers not to be fertilized. Over-fertilization will produce lovely foliage, but no flowers. Keep watered, but allow the soil to dry out between waterings. Nasturtium is used as a companion plant for the vegetable garden. It is said that the peppery-flavored leaves ward off many insects. Nasturtium likes a full sun place in the garden in cooler climates. For the hottest regions, afternoon shade is preferable to Nasturtium plants. Tropaeolum Majus plants will grow anywhere as an annual, but they will only survive as a perennial in frost-free zones.
- Season: Annuals
- USDA Zones: 3 - 10
- Height: 60 inches (vining)
- Bloom Season: Mid summer through fall
- Bloom Color: Salmon
- Environment: Full sun