Lambley Gardens & Nursery, 395 Lesters Road,  Ascot,  Victoria 3364
Phone +61 (03) 5343 4303,  Fax +61 (03) 5343 4257

Nasturtium ‘Crimson Emperor’ (Tropaeolum majus)

Nasturtium ‘Crimson Emperor’ (Tropaeolum majus)

Bred for its deep vivid crimson flowers perhaps the darkest of all Nasturtiums, this is a trailing mounding variety making 50cm tall by 200cm wide. Sow seeds in spring for a long summer and autumn display.



When to sow: Early to mid spring
Where to sow: In mild districts sow in situ in early spring  In cold districts sow after frost or in pots   under cover in early spring and plant   seedlings after frost
Depth to sow: 1-2cm
Aspect:  Full sun or as sunny a spot as possible.
Soil:  Prepared, well drained, fertilised soil.
Spacing: Between plants: 50-60cm

Directions:  In frost prone areas plant seed in 10cm pots in early October and plant the seedlings out into their final position in mid-November when the danger of frosts is over. If you don't get late frosts just plant the seed in situ in September.

Packet 40 seeds
$5.25 each