×
To buy, sell or swap plants and use our full service please log in or sign up – GreenPlantSwap is completely free!
Record your plants before you lose the plant labels! Just tick the ‘Garden’ box (below) on each plant. Learn more

Nasturtium aquaticum

Watercress

Garden

Wishlist

  • Nasturtium aquaticum | Copyright Greenplantswap 2019

Features

  • BloomsJune to October
  • Growth HabitWater plant
  • Flower ColourYellow, orange, red
  • Leaf ColourDark green

Description

Nasturtium aquaticum (Watercress). There are about 2 species of aquatic plants, with dark green rounded leaf segments.

Characteristics

Perennial, Deciduous, Fragrant

Interest and use

Ground cover.

Search or browse our Glossary of 3,000+ botanical and plant-related terms


Have something to say about this plant?
Click to write a post, ask a question or share a tip.


  • Nasturtium aquaticum | Copyright Greenplantswap 2019

Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessHardy (min -10°C)
  • Soil pH6.0 to 8.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

Cultivation

They grow well in damp, shaded corners of the garden as well as in ponds.

Propagation

You can plant from cuttings or seed.

Pests, diseases or disorders

Aphids

Search or browse our Glossary of 3,000+ botanical and plant-related terms


Have something to say about this plant?
Click to write a post, ask a question or share a tip.


Have something to say about this plant?
Click to write a post, ask a question or share a tip.


Sorry. No results found. Please adjust your search…

    To view Nasturtium plants offered near you, enter your postcode or log in.

    Get started & find out why

    Posts of the WeekPosts & Events

    Open your garden for Thrive
    Rhubarb

    “It’s not just gardening,
    it makes us healthier and happier”

    Production v5.9.2 (00577d2)