Botanical Interests Packet
With a peppery and pungent flavor, watercress is an ancient plant, that has been 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.
Approximate Seeds per Pkt: 300
Botanical Name: Nasturtium officinale
Hardiness: Perennial in USDA zones 6–9, otherwise grown as an annual
Plant Dimensions: 10"–14" tall
Variety Information: Small, roundish, light green leaves with a peppery, pungent flavor and scent.
Exposure: Full sun to part shade
Attributes: Good for Containers
MFG Part Number: 6116(OG)