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Nasturtium 'Jewel of Africa' (Seeds)

Tropaeolum majus | Indian Cress

Half-hardy Annual

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This mixture of brightly coloured blooms upon a mass of variegated foliage makes for an attractive display in borders, or allow to cascade from windowboxes and baskets. Height: 240cm (94"). Spread: 150cm (59").

Culinary information: The peppery flavour of the leaves and colourful flowers will enrich salads and the unripe seeds can used like capers – delicious combined with cream cheese or butter in canapés. For more details about edible flowers click here.

Height Up to 240cm (95in)
Spread Up to 150cm (59in)

Half-hardy Annual

full sun

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Sowing Months Flowering Months


1 packet (20 nasturtium seeds) (TKA53979)

  • Sow outdoors March/May where they are to flower. Prepare the ground by raking to a fine tilth before sowing.
  • Sow 20mm (3/4in) deep, in rows 30cm (12in) apart.
  • Thin out young plants to 23cm (9in) apart.
  • For earlier flowering Sow seed in 7.5cm (3in) pots of freedraining compost. Keep at 15-20°C (59-68F) until after germination. Gradually acclimatise to outdoor conditions, and ensure plants are well rooted in their pots, before planting out after risk of frost.

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