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Nasturtium

Botanical Name
Tropaeolum majus
Hardiness
Half hardy annual
Height
8 to 12 inches
Width
12 to 14 inches
Flowers
Summer to frost: yellow, orange, red, white; edible
Light
Full sun
Soil
Well-drained to gravelly
Planting & Care
  • Space plants 8 to 12 inches apart
Problems
Aphids, mites, looper, leaf spot (trap plant)
Varieties
  • Alaska Series - variegated foliage
  • Jewel Series - semi and double flowers
  • Whirlybird - no spurs on flowers, face upward

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