McKenzie Seed – Nasturtium Empress of India

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McKenzie Seed – Nasturtium Empress of India


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.

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Plant Type: Annual

Flavor: Peppery

Color: Scarlet

Grows Best In: Full Sun

Days to Germination: 7 to 21 days

Bloom Season: July to Frost

Planting Depth: 2.5 cm (1″)

Growing Height: 25-30 cm (10-12″)

Best Container Size: 12″+

Instructions: After all danger of frost, sow in open ground well exposed. Cover with 1/2 inch of soil that isn’t too fertile. When plants are 3 inches tall, thin. Does not transplant well. Water sparingly.

Suggestions: A striking combination for beds, borders and containers.

Product Weight: 3 grams