COMMON NAME:  nasturtiumGENUS: TropaeolumSPECIES: T.major; T. minorFAMILY: TropaeolaceaeBLOOMS: summerTYPE: annualDESCRIPTION:  Very colorful, five-petaled blossoms grow on short or trailing plants. The leaves are round and attractive. Blossom colors include red, pink, and yellow and hues in between.CULTIVATION:  Nasturtiums are very adaptable and can grow in poor soils and under drought conditions. They need well-drained soil … Continue reading Nasturtium