Seed Swaps


These looked so pretty last year, I have planted some more, although I expect they will have self seeded
They have been very pretty, but I have pulled them up as the caterpillars have moved in 14.09.10

This planting has been archived (Other).

Sown from my Nasturtium Seeds.

Quantity: 1

Plant Garden nasturtium Tropaeolum majus 1924


Care Instructions

Try for a seed spacing of at approx. 1.95 inches (5.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.5 inches (1.27 cm) if planning to sow direct.

Ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant - Garden nasturtium 'Tom Thumb Mixed' is known for growing to a height of approximately 40.64 cm (that's 1.32 feet in imperial).

Your garden has full sun light - try to position in a partial sun location instead.

Remember to water moderately.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (8b) is not within the ideal known range for Garden nasturtium 'Tom Thumb Mixed'. The recommended range is between Zone 10 and 11. You may have to reassess this planting for suitability in your garden.

A soil ph of between 6.1 and 7.8 is ideal for Garden nasturtium 'Tom Thumb Mixed' as it does best in acidic to alkaline soil so test your soil acidity often.

More information about Nasturtium is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Nasturtium Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.

Linked Plantings & Stash Items

Name Garden Gardener Location Planted Archived


  • 10 Apr 2010

    Sown day 0


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