Nasturtium Seeds - Peach Melba Dwarf


Tropaeolum nanum

Flowers range in shades from pearly yellow to coral with sweet red centers, this variety has a stunning contrast between flower and foliage. Named for the dessert— peaches with raspberry sauce—created to honor 19th-century operatic soprano Nellie Melba. Score seed (lightly rub sand paper or a nail file over the seeds) and soak for 24 hours before planting. Summer blooming. Full sun to partial shade. Annual.
  • Planting Information
Average Seed / ozSeed / 100' RowAverage Yield / 100' RowDays to Harvest
Planting SeasonIdeal Soil TempSunFrost Tolerance
After Last Frost70-75°FFull SunFrost Sensitive
Sowing MethodSeed DepthDirect Seed Spacing

Min. Seeds 

Per Packet

Direct Seed1/2"4-6"20
Mature SpacingDays to SproutProduction CycleSeed Viability
8-12"7-14Annual5-7 years