Nasturtium seeds are so easy to grow! This unique nasturtium, Empress of India, has a deep crimson color and dark round leaves. Create beautiful garden spaces and planters with this exotic and easy to grow flower. Nasturtium is often used as a beneficial flower in the garden—its edible leaves, flowers, and seeds are also known for their culinary qualities!
Nasturtium Seeds, Empress of India
25 in stock
25 in stock
Nasturtium seeds are so easy to grow! This unique plant variety called, Empress of India, has a deep crimson color and dark round leaves. Create beautiful garden spaces and planters with this exotic and easy to grow flower. Nasturtiums are a must-have in the veggie garden! They are beautiful and beneficial. These plants are easy to grow by directly sowing them in the ground. They require little care but are happiest when grown in the cooler months with ample moisture. Flowers and leaves are edible. They have a similar flavor to arugula.
Recommended Growing Requirements: This plant can be grown in very poor soil during cool temperatures.
Growing Requirements: Regular watering will keep the nasturtium producing.
Harvesting and Storage: Nasturtium is part of the mustard family. Its flowers and leaves are known for their spicy, peppery flavor. Simply pull flowers to add to salads and more. Leaves may be harvested for salads, pesto, dips, or even used in place of grape leaves for stuffed rolls similar to Greek dolmas. Young green seeds may be harvested and pickled like capers. A recipe link is below!
|Days to Germination:||7-10+|
|Days to Maturity:||55+|
|Height at Maturity:||NA|
|Lighting Requirements:||Full Sun|
Package Weight: 2.5 gram
|Dimensions||5.00 × 5.00 × 1.00 in|