- Hardy annual plants grow to 8-10 inches tall
- Blossoms are yellow with red markings
- Edible blossoms
- Great for container growing
(Tropaeolum minus) These eye-catching, orange-yellow flowers with bright-red central markings are edible, like other nasturtiums, as are their rounded leaves. The dwarf plants are ideal for container gardening, but will also thrive in beds and garden plots. Hardy annual, 8-10" tall.
Learn to Grow Ladybird Nasturtium
Direct Seed: 1/4" Deep
Germination: 7-12 Days
Thin: 6-12" Apart
Light: Full Sun
Instructions - Sow seeds outdoors one week after last frost. Plants prefer average moist soil. Water during dry spells, but do not fertilize, as this will promote more foliage than flowers.
Ratings & Reviews
Lovely and easy
Perfect for the impatient gardener. Germinates quickly, the leaves are cute and easy to recognize, and flowers are abundant. My only complaint is that some of the leaves grow large and bleach out.