25 seeds. Tropaeolum majus. Tender perennial.
Nasturtium 'Dwarf Jewel Mix' is a cheerful mixture of yellow, red, and orange flowers. The leaves are shaped like miniature plates for fairies. Nasturtiums are great trailing out of window boxes, large pots, and hanging baskets. Grown as an annual in cooler climates. Perennial in zone 9–11.
Nasturtium flowers, leaves, and seeds are edible and have a spicy flavor. The flowers make pretty decorations for salads and cupcakes. Immature nasturtium seeds can be pickled to make faux capers.
Height 12 inches. Spacing 10 inches.
Sowing Nasturtium Seeds:
Soak nasturtium seeds overnight. Sow nasturtium seeds outdoors 1 inch deep 2 weeks before the last frost date. Full sun to part shade.
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