Lady Bird Rose Nasturtium
- Tropaeolum majus
- Annual/12-18” 80 days
- Ladybird Rose has Creamy pink mauve flowers with distinct, blue veining and darker center markings are abundant on this compact plant.
- Each bloom is unique contrasting with the blue green foliage.
- Stems grow longer with time. Edible flowers; typical peppery nasturtium taste.
Planting Directions: Sow seeds 1/2” deep in fine soil after danger from frost has past. Germination takes 7-12 days. Thin plants to 8” apart when plants are 3” tall. Nasturtiums prefer light full sun, with afternoon shade where summers are hot.
Provide a trellis or other support for climbing species. Nasturtiums will flower best in ordinary rather than rich soil. Nasturtiums do not transplant easily.