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Tropaeolum ‘Jewel Series’

Nasturtium

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Features

  • BloomsJune to October
  • Height0.2m to 0.3m
  • Spread0.4m
  • Growth HabitStalked clump
  • Flower ColourRed, pink, yellow, orange
  • Leaf ColourMid green

Description

Tropaeolum ‘Jewel Series’ (Nasturtium). This is a series of dwarf, bushy annuals with semi-double and double, yellow, pink, orange or red flowers in early summer to mid autumn, with mid green foliage.

Characteristics

Annual, Herbaceous

Origin

C. S. America

Interest and use

Grown for their brightly coloured flowers. window boxes, bedding, edging, covering & banks. Suitable for coastal conditions. Some species are edible.

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Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFrost tender (min 5°C)
  • SoilWell drained
  • Soil pH5.0 to 7.0
  • WaterMoist

Cultivation

They will grow in fully, frost hardy to frost tender min 5C. Most of the species will prefer sun and well drained soil.

Propagation

You can propagate by seeds, tubers or basal stem cuttings in the spring.

Pests, diseases or disorders

Aphids and caterpillars of cabbage white butterfly and its relatives may cause problems.

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