Tropaeolum majus growing herbaceous creeping vine of the genus Tropaeolum also known as Monks cress or Garden nasturtium, Tropaeolum majus annual plantmostly used as ornamental plant grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropical, temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 10b-11 as autumn planting and 4-10a as spring planting

Leaves edible the color green with round shape like plate,

Tropaeolum majus flower

Flower color can be: yellow, red, orange can be more than one color in a flower.

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Requirements for Tropaeolum majus growing and care:

Trellising

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seedling / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction

Is it necessary vegetative reproduction in Tropaeolum majus?
No

Difficulties or problems when growing:
Aggressive, invasive

Planting season:
In cold climate spring, in warm climate autumn

Pests and diseases:
Prodenia

Pruning season:
All season

How to prune:
No need except for design

Size of the plant?
1-3 m, 3-10 feet

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing

Water requirement:
Small amount of water / Average amount of water / Big amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
No

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Yes

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Spring to summer, in hot climate autumn to spring

General information about the flower:
Flower color can be: yellow, red, orange can be more than one color in a flower

Pollination is done by:
Bees, butterfly

Uses of Tropaeolum majus flowers:
Salad, eaten raw, stir fry

Edible leaves

Leaves harvesting season
Spring to summer, in hot climate autumn to spring

How to harvest the leaves?
Trim just the leaves when the plant young when the plant establish can be with cut with the stems

Information about leaves:
Leaves edible the color green with round shape like plate.

Uses of Tropaeolum majus leaves:
Salad, eaten raw, stir fry

Scientific name:

Tropaeolum majus

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