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Watercress Seeds Organic Heirloom

SKU:
794854
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SKU:
794854
UPC:
7.36E+11
Weight:
1.00 LBS
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Full Sun To Part Shade
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Nasturtium officinale
Brand Name:
Botanical Interests
Botanical Name:
Nasturtium officinale
Sow Season:
Warm
Edible:
Yes
Landscape Uses:
Good for Containers
Organic/Natural:
Organic
Heirloom:
Yes
Days to emerge:
5–15 days
Seed Depth:
¼"
Seed Spacing:
1"
Thinning:
When 1" tall, thin to 1 every 4"
Row spacing:
12"
Days to Maturity:
60 days
Hardiness:
Perennial in USDA zones 6–9, otherwise grown as an annual
Harvesting:
When plants are 4"–6" tall, clip sprigs off the top; the tips are the sweetest, most tender part of the plant. In mild climates, harvest during the cooler parts of the year.
_callout-4|Light Needs:
Full Sun To Part Shade
_callout-10|Edible:
Yes
_callout-21|Organic/Natural:
Organic
_callout-17|Landscape Uses:
Good for Containers

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Product Overview

Nasturtium officinale

Add snappy, peppery flavor to salads, omelets, and potato salads. Classic ingredient in finger sandwiches served at an English tea.

With a peppery and pungent flavor, this ancient plant is popular around the world for its nutritional and medicinal value. High in vitamins A, C, and K, as well as providing potassium and calcium, watercress has been studied for its antioxidant properties. At home along streams and lakes, watercress can also be grown in moist, partly shady gardens and indoors in containers.

Variety Info

Small, roundish, light green leaves with a peppery, pungent flavor and scent.

Sowing Inside

4 to 6 weeks before your average last frost date. When growing indoors, keep continually moist.

Sowing Outside

2 to 4 weeks before your average last frost date. Ideal soil temperature for germination is 50°–60°F.

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