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Grows Well in Containers

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Night and DayNasturtium Seed

1839

Product ID: 1839

Elegant color combination.

This mix stood out in our trials with its shades of the lightest cream and the darkest mahogany. Mounding habit. Try it in baskets, containers, and shady borders. Use the leaves and pods salads or as garnishes. Also known as garden nasturtium and Indian cress.

•Edible Flower: Use the flowers as garnishes, or stuff with soft cheese. The flowers can be minced and added to butters and the immature seed heads can be pickled. Nasturtiums are a popular choice for adding color to salad mix.

Ht. 16-20". Avg. 300 seeds/oz. Packet: 25 seeds.

Product Price Qty
1839Packet  $3.95 
1839100 Seeds  $13.20 
1839250 Seeds  $24.25 
1839500 Seeds  $43.50 
18391,000 Seeds  $79.95 
18395,000 Seeds  $337.80 

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Days to Maturity or Bloom:   55-65

Plant Cycle:   (A)  

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Growing Information

Nasturtium

DAYS TO GERMINATION: 7-14 days at 60-65°F (16-18°C).

SOWING: Direct seed (recommended): Sow 2 weeks before last frost, 8-12" apart, 1/2-1" deep. Cover seed as they require darkness to germinate. Thin when seedlings have the first true leaves.
Transplant: Sow 3 weeks before the last frost. Plant 2 seeds 1/2-1" deep in individual cells or pots. Cover seeds as they require darkness to germinate. Thin to one plant per cell or pot. Harden off and transplant outside after the danger of frost has passed.

LIGHT PREFERENCE: Sun/Part Shade.

SOIL REQUIREMENTS: Well-drained, but not especially rich soil. High nitrogen levels promote more foliage than flower production.

PLANT HEIGHT: Varies. Trellising is needed for climbing varieties and they will need assistance to climb.

PLANT SPACING: 8-12". Thin to 3-5 plants in hanging baskets or 10" containers.

HARDINESS ZONES: Annual.

HARVEST: Edible flowers: Harvest when the flowers are fully open.
Edible leaves: Harvest at any time.

USES: Bedding plant. Excellent in containers and hanging baskets. Edible.


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