Botanical Name: Tropaeolum majus ‘Cherry Red’ Nasturtium
Common Name: Nasturtium, Indian Cress
Category: Half Hardy Climber
Seed Count: 10
These Nasturtiums have rose red blooms, offset by familiar yellow throats. A prolific bloomer, gardeners can enjoy Nasturtium Cherry Rose all throughout the spring and summer. Grows in full sun to ½ shade.
Seed can be sown at any time. Sow seed into good quality compost or seed raising mix. Cover with river sand or compost to seeds own depth. Moist seed tray can be placed n a plastic bag in the fridge at 4 degrees C i for 4 – 6 weeks, then kept at on gentle heat of 15-20 degrees C. Germination may take 8 to 10 weeks. Transplant seedlings into deep 7.5cm pots (Olive Pots) to grow on before finally planting with climbing support in a moist, well drained shaded spot or very large pot.