Watercress is an aquatic plant species with the botanical name Nasturtium
officinale. This should not be confused with the quite different group of plants with
Or you can start a few plants indoors by sticking some store-bought leafy
watercress stems into moist potting soil. Just make sure you keep it well watered.
An attractive, succulent plant, watercress bears small, round, slightly scalloped
leaves, which, in summer, produce tiny white flowers that become small pods
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Sow watercress seed indoors in sunny location or under plant grow lights six
weeks before last frost. Watercress propagates well through stem cuttings.
Plant of the Week. Nasturtium officinale range map. USDA PLANTS Database.
Watercress (Nasturtium officinale). Photo by Dan Tenaglia, Missouriplants.com.
Growing watercress takes a little finesse. But give the plant a proper home as
outlined by the gardening experts at DIYNetwork.com and you'll enjoy this
An excellent, easy to grow plant that will grow in a pot, pond or boggy area of
your garden. Tastes delicious and has lots of health benefits, including fighting ...
Learn how to grow a watercress container garden from seeds with these ... This
super-healthy plant is full of many of the vitamins and minerals that your body ...
Watercress is a free floating hollow stemmed plant. Its small, oval, deep green
succulent leaves carry high moisture content. Its leaves feature sharp, peppery ...