This stunning variety of Nasturtium will have heads turning toward your garden! Beautiful white marbled variegation on the leaves of this edible annual define it from numerous similar strains. Vibrant, single red, orange and yellow flowers bloom profusely when given lots of light. Foliage and flowers can all be ingested and used for culinary dishes that need a little peppery "pick me up" or lovely garnish.
The 'Alaska Mix' has a low, mounding habit with a slight trail, making it ideal for hanging pots and containers or as a border to an annual flower bed. Wonderfully showy, the 'Alaska Mix' creates a beautiful contrast of colors and will add beauty and depth to your backyard or patio. Attractive to butterflies and bees, this is a weather hardy plant and will grow quickly with little maintenance. Mix with the Nasturtium 'Jewel Mix' for an amazing array of colors and a nice contrast of foliage.
Characteristics: 'Alaska Mix' has stunning variegated leaves and striking edible flowers. Weather hardy and attractive to bees and butterflies, Nasturtiums make a delightful addition to porches and patios.
Light: Give your nasturtiums tons of light to encourage maximum blooming.
Water: Average watering needs; water when dry to the touch but avoid overwatering.
Soil: Nasturtiums will thrive in well-draining soil of average quality.
Use: With its low, mounding habit and slight trailing vines, 'Alaska Mix' is ideal for hanging pots.
Nasturtiums are a delicious addition to any culinary dishes calling for the unique flavor and beauty of flowers.