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TROPAEOLUM nanum - NASTURTIUM Whirlybird Mix

Stock: Available

SKU Code: F 354


Family: Tropaeolaceae
Characteristics: Compact annual 30-45cm

Seed per packet: Approx. 12
Seed per gram: Approx. 8 

Begin the Nasturtium season a little sooner with this early bloom dwarf, non-trailing Nasturtium 45cm tall.
Whirlybird is one of the earliest to bloom, the semi-double flowers are 5-7 cm in size face upward above the compact foliage and come in a range of mixed colours including gold, orange, red, peach and yellow.

Nasturtiums make excellent bedding plants and are suitable for growing in rockeries, troughs, tub containers, or large hanging baskets.

All parts of the plant are edible, use to brighten up salads or used in stir-fries, flowers have a peppery taste.

Nasturtium (Tropaeolum) originates from South and Central America.

Grow notes:

Adaptable to most conditions, prefers well-drained moist soil but tolerates nutritionally poor soil.

Tropical: Late Summer to Early Spring
Temperate: Spring to Early Autumn
Cold: Spring to Early Autumn

Sow: 12mm deep
For best results sow directly in their growing position.
Germination: 14-21 days
Plant space: 20-30cm
Flowering: 10 weeks

Feed with a soluble fertiliser every two weeks for more vigorous plants.

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