Dwarf Jewel is a smaller variety of nasturtium that produces a compact plant with abundant blooms of many colors. 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, Dwarf Jewel Mix
49 in stock
49 in stock
This well-known nasturtium is prized for it’s a compact growing habit. Unlike the wild nasturtium that grows unruly in the canyons of Southern California, this plant is neat and compact with a sweet fragrance. This easy to grow flower is a must-have in the veggie garden! They are beautiful and beneficial. Nasturtiums are easy to grow by directly sowing them in the ground. They require little care but are best when grown in the cooler months with ample moisture. Flowers and leaves are edible. They have a similar flavor as arugula.
Recommended Growing Requirements: This plant can be grown in very poor soil during cool temperatures. 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 nasturtiums seeds may be harvested and pickled like capers.
|Days to Germination:||7-10+|
|Days to Maturity:||30-45+|
|Height at Maturity:||NA|
|Lighting Requirements:||Full Sun|
Package Weight: 2.5 gram
|Dimensions||5.00 × 5.00 × 1.00 in|