Letís remember that a large part of the leaves of the medicinal plants can be used for alimentary use, therefore letís use insecticides and anticryptogamics for agricultural use, far from harvest season. For a balanced development, it is best to position the The Nasturtium officinalis in a place where it is exposed to at least a few hours of direct sunlight.For a correct development of the plant we suggest avoiding exposure to late freezings; let's grow it in a covered place, locating it outside only in late spring.
Fertilization Nasturtium officinalis
In the spring we suggest fertilizing our plants with fertilizers rich in nitrogen, to favour the development of the radical apparatus of the young leaves. We can use liquid fertilizers, to be added every 15-20 days, or slow release fertilizers, to be added to the cultivation soil every 3-4 months.
Generalities Nasturtium officinalis
The development of the The Nasturtium officinalis is The Nasturtium officinalis is a year or two year long plant. Nasturtium officinalis isn't an evergreen; during the autumn it assumes a green colouring; the adult species are small in size and reach 20 cm in height.
Watering Nasturtium officinalis
We suggest watering these plants only from time to time, but we must remember to wet the soil deeply using 2-3 glasses of water every 2-3 weeks . Before harvesting and using them, letís be informed on the balsamic period, rather the period in which the active principles are present in a greater quantity in the plant we have chosen.
Treatments Nasturtium officinalis
Soil Nasturtium officinalis
We recommend growing these medicinal plants in a soft and light, very well drained soil.
Notes - Nasturtium officinalis
These plants give off a pleasing fragrance. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.