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Nasturtium seed - Tall Trailing Mix : Edible flowers, tendrils up to 3' long.

Nasturtium - Tall Trailing Mix

Trapaeolum majus

Red, rose, orange and yellow flowers. Will climb with help or gracefully fall over the edge of containers with tendrils up to 3' long. Edible flowers, leaves and seed pods. Very easy-to-grow by direct seed, just scarify each seed before planting. Full to partial sun. Summer blooming. Annual.

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Average Seed / oz Seed / 100' Row Average Yield / 100' Row Days to Harvest
220 n/a n/a 50-70
Planting Season Ideal Soil Temp Sun Frost Tolerance
After Last Frost 70-75°F Full/Part Frost Sensitive
Sowing Method Seed Depth Direct Seed Spacing Seeds Per Packet
Direct Seed 1/2" 4-6" 25
Mature Spacing Days to Sprout Production Cycle Seed Viability
8-12" 7-14 Annual 5-7 years

Site Selection

Nasturtium is a frost sensitive annual that prefers full sun-partial shade and well-drained soil high in organic matter.


Direct sow outdoors once the danger of frost has passed. Optimal soil temperature for germination is 70-75°F. Sow seeds 1/2” deep and 4-6” apart. Seeds will germinate in 7-14 days. Space mature plants 8-12" apart.


Young leaves can be harvested for salads. The edible flowers can be harvested anytime from early summer to a killing frost in the fall.

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