Latin Name – Tropaeolum majus
Sowing Instructions –Sow directly into moist, warm, weed-free soil where they are to flower at a depth of 13mm (½”). (Germination 7–14 days). As the seedlings develop, thin to 25cm (10″) spacings. Alternatively, seeds can be started off ¾ per 7.5cm pot and kept on a sunny windowsill until the last frost has passed.
Hints and Tips – Ideal for beds and borders, patio pots and containers, climber. RHS Perfect For Pollinators. Drought tolerant. Prefers full sun. Will create a blaze of colour in poor soils and hot, dry spots.
Seeds – Approx 20