25 seeds. Tropaeolum majus. Tender perennial.
Nasturtium 'Tom Thumb Mix' blooms in shades of red, orange, gold, and yellow. This compact variety works great at the edge of the garden or in pots. 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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