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Common Name: Nasturtium, garden nasturtium, Indian Cress, Mastuerzo. Scientific name: Tropaeolum majus. Family: Tropaeolaceae. Genus: Tropaeolum. Plant type: Annuals. Height: 6-12 in. (15-30 cm). flower colors: russet, pink, yellow, orange, scarlet and crimson. Flowering time: Mid summer to Early fall.

Nasturtium flower (Tropaeolum majus) is a flowering plant in the family Tropaeolaceae, are bright and happy little flowers, The leaves are large, pale green, nearly circular, 3-15 cm diameter, and are borne on long petioles like an umbrella. The flowers are 2.5–6 cm diameter, The flowers typically have five petals, with eight stamens. Nasturtium is native to the South American Andes from Bolivia to Columbia.