"The Nasturtium flower has 2 to 3 inch blossoms in shades of red, orange, and yellow. The hummingbirds love to visit the flowers, which are in pots on the patio. It will tolerate most any soil type, but prefers not to be fertilized; otherwise, you will get lots of leaves but no flowers." [Read More]
- Julies Green Thumb in CO
Main image: Nasturtium by Customer Julies Green Thumb
Giant, easy-to-grow seeds are perfect for kids gardening
Nasturtium is a garden favorite for its easy, brightly-colored blooms that often trail down, making them perfect for baskets. Cooks are especially fond of these flowers as the blooms are edible and make elegant decorations for cakes and culinary dishes.
This compact Nasturtium grows into a 8" to 12" tall mound, with flowers in shades of red, dark orange, light orange, yellow, and dark red. Use in beds and borders or as a sunny groundcover. Annual.