Nasturtiums are famous both for their blooms and for the speed with which they develop.
Main facts about Nasturtium
Name – Tropaeolum
Family – Tropaeolaceae
Type – climbing vine
Height – 10 to 20 feet (3 to 6 meters)
Exposure – full sun
Soil – ordinary
Foliage – deciduous
Flowering – May to October
Caring for them is easy and they are guaranteed to produce a great decorative impact!
Planting climbing nasturtium
Climbing nasturtiums are grown like annual plants, and are sown directly in the ground in May. Soak seeds beforehand for a whole night and space seeds 12 inches (30 cm) apart. Water lightly.
Pruning climbing nasturtium
They don’t need any pruning.
All there is to know about climbing nasturtium
Beautiful climbers, nasturtiums can also be grown in pots like flowing plants.
They are easy to care for and grow and need very little fertilizer.
Too much fertilizer would actually reduce blooming.