Nasturtium Empress of India - McKenzie Seeds

Regular price $2.09

Nasturtium Empress of India

  • Tropaeolum minus
  • Annual 
  • Peppery flavor
  • Full Sun
  • Blooms July to Frost
  • A striking combination for beds, borders and containers.

Empress of India Nasturtium is a garden favorite. This heirloom variety is noted for its deeply colored blue-green foliage and contrasting scarlet blossoms. Its long-spurred blossoms are a pleasant addition to the flower garden. 

3 grams / approximately 18-22 seeds

Planting Instructions: Plant direct or for earlier flowers, start seeds indoors 2-4 weeks before the last frost. Plant in full sun to light shade.

Sow seeds 2.5 cm (1″) deep and 2.5 cm (1″) apart. Space plants 20 cm (8″) apart.

Seeds germinate in 7-21 days.

Leaves and flowers are edible as long as no chemical sprays have been used on the plant.