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Nasturtium - Empress Of India

Nasturtium - Empress Of India

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Empress of India Nasturtium

Non-GMO | Untreated Seeds 

Description: Experience the regal beauty and fiery elegance of the Empress of India Nasturtium. With its stunning crimson blooms and lush, trailing foliage, this heirloom variety adds a touch of majesty to any garden or container. The rich, deep red flowers contrast beautifully against the verdant leaves, creating a spectacle that's both bold and graceful.

Features:

  • Brilliant crimson flowers
  • Non-GMO and untreated seeds
  • Heirloom variety with historical significance
  • Easy to grow and ideal for containers, borders, and hanging baskets
  • Edible flowers with a peppery flavor, perfect for salads and garnishes

Sowing Instructions:

  • Plant seeds directly into well-drained soil after the last frost has passed.
  • Sow seeds 1/2 inch deep and 10-12 inches apart.
  • Water regularly, keeping soil consistently moist but not waterlogged.
  • Provide full sun to partial shade for optimal growth.
  • Germination typically occurs within 7-14 days.
  • Thin seedlings to 8-10 inches apart once they have established.

Harvesting:

  • Enjoy the vibrant blooms throughout the growing season.
  • Harvest young leaves and flowers for culinary use.
  • Prune spent flowers to encourage continuous blooming.

Package Contents:

  • Approximately 15+/-  untreated Empress of India Nasturtium seeds
  • Height: 12-18 inches
  • Spread: 12 inches
  • Soil: Well-drained, fertile soil
  • Water: Moderate
  • Sun: Full sun to partial shade

Happy gardening!

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