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Tropaeolum majus 'Salmon Gleam'
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common name: Nasturtium 'Salmon Gleam', Indian cress
moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: 3°C
USDA zone: 9 to 10
Large semi-double, apricot-orange flowers with a reddish pink flush. Quick growing annual of semi-trailing habit with rounded green to bluish-green leaves.
Most well drained soils in sun. Flowers best on poor, fairly dryish soil.
Sow seed in March or April.
Leaves and flowers are edible, with a spicy flavour..
Can be used as short-term ground cover.