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Garden nasturtium 'Dwarf Jewel Blend'     

Tropaeolum majus

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Dwarf Jewel Blend is a popular variety of Garden nasturtium, which belongs to the Tropaeolum genus (Tropaeolum majus 'Dwarf Jewel Blend'). Dwarf Jewel Blend is a variety of heirloom Garden nasturtium . Blooms appear in these approximate colours:   Orange-red and   Mikado yellow and   Venetian red. The mature flowers are of a Single form. Leaves appear approximately as a   Grade 1 Paint Green colour. A type of Flower, it mainly grows as an Annual/Perennial plant - which means it typically can have a varying lifetime - from 1 year to several. Dwarf Jewel Blend is known for growing with a spreading habit to a height of approximately 40.64 cm (that's 1.32 feet in imperial).

As Dwarf Jewel Blend Garden nasturtium is a low maintanence plant, it is great for beginner gardeners and those that like gardens that don't need much overseeing.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Dwarf Jewel Blend have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Dwarf Jewel Blend

  • Partial Sun

  • Medium

Dwarf Jewel Blend likes a position of partial sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Dwarf Jewel Blend is thought of as hardy, so this plant will survive close to or on freezing temperatures. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Dwarf Jewel Blend are Zone 10 and Zone 11. Ensure your soil is loamy, sandy and clay and has a ph of between 6.1 and 7.8 as Garden nasturtium is a weakly acidic soil to weakly alkaline soil loving plant.

Growing Dwarf Jewel Blend from seed

Try to aim for a seed spacing of at least 1.95 inches (5.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.5 inches (1.27 cm).

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Dwarf Jewel Blend about 14 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Dwarf Jewel Blend

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Dwarf Jewel Blend is a hardy plant.

Harvesting Dwarf Jewel Blend