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Edible Flowers

Edible Flowers

Variety's Flowers may be consumed.

Grows Well in Containers

Grows Well in Containers

Variety does well when grown in a container.

Alaska Mix
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Alaska MixNasturtium Seed

1202

Product ID: 1202

Green and white variegated foliage.

Improved strain of brilliant, single, 2" flowers in yellow, crimson, orange, salmon and cherry. Use the leaves, pods, and flowers in salads or as garnishes, or stuff the flowers 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. Compact, mound-shaped plants. Also known as garden nasturtium and Indian cress. Ht. 10-15". Avg. 230 seeds/oz. Packet: 50 seeds.

Product Price Qty
1202Packet  $3.95 
12021 Ounce  $5.45 
12021/4 Pound  $14.80 
12021 Pound  $49.25 
12025 Pounds  $219.90 

Quick Facts

Days to Maturity or Bloom:   55-65

Plant Cycle:   (A)  

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Edible Flowers   Grows Well in Containers  

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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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