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Watercress 'Aqua'

Nasturtium officinale

  • 6 plantings
  • 1 available for swap
  • 0 wanted
  • 9 stashed

Aqua is part of the Nasturtium genus and is a Watercress variety. Its scientific name is Nasturtium officinale 'Aqua'.

This variety is a professional production, high yielding strain. Plant in the spring and again in the autumn.

This variety is an Vegetable that typically grows as an Annual, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of a single year.

This plant tends to need a moderate amount of maintenance, so ensuring that you are aware of the soil, sun, ph and water requirements for Aqua Watercress is quite important to ensure you have a happy and healthy plant.

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

How to grow Aqua

  • Dappled Sun

  • Very High

Try to plant in a location that enjoys dappled sun and remember to water very often. Keep in mind when planting that Aqua is thought of as half hardy, so remember to protect this plant from frosts and low temperatures. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Aqua are Zone 5 and Zone 12.

Growing Aqua from seed

Try to aim for a seed spacing of at least 2.34 inches (6.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.0 inches (0.0 cm).

Transplanting Aqua

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

Harvesting Aqua

Misspellings of Watercress 'Aqua'

Aqua Lg Leaf,

Other Names for Watercress 'Aqua'

Aqua Large Leaf,