Scientific Name: Nasturtium officinale
Common Name: Watercress
Other Common Names:
Berro, Berros, Brooklime, Brown
Cress, Cress, Cresson, Cresson D'Eau, Cresson De Fontaines, Cresson Des Jardins,
Cresson Du Pays, Habb Ar Rashad, Hurf Al May, Nasturtium, Suteresi, Water
Cresses, Water-cress, Watercress, Witte Waterkers
Plant Type: Perennial
Where To Plant: Full Sun to Partly Shady
Soil Types: Average
Zones (See US Zone map): 5-9
Number of Seeds Per Pack: 100
Notes: Sow in Spring. Grows best in water.
NASTURTIUM OFFICINALEFlower have a peppery taste and are very good in salads and even fried. Very high in vitamin C.
Any statement made concerning medical
conditions treated with this herb is not intended as sound medical advice. The
seeds are NOT to be ingested only planted. Herbs need to taken only with
the guidance of a trained physician or established herblist.