How to Grow Watercress Plants
Watercress plants, known as Nasturtium officinale, are a semi-aquatic species of plant related to the mustard plant. The species is native to Europe and central Asia, and is one of the oldest known leaf vegetables consumed by human beings. The leaves...
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
An attractive, succulent plant, watercress bears small, round, slightly scalloped
leaves, which, in summer, produce tiny white flowers that become small pods
While considered an aquatic or semi-aquatic perennial plant that is often found
near slow-moving water, you can also grow watercress in containers indoors or ...
is a peppery, pungent leafy plant
that grows in fresh water, and is one of the oldest known leafy vegetables to be consumed by humans.
I have found some batches from the same grower to vary widely in their bitterness, and do not know what causes this. If yo... More »
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.
Watercress is a free floating hollow stemmed plant. Its small, oval, deep green
succulent leaves carry high moisture content. Its leaves feature sharp, peppery ...
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This super-healthy plant is full of many of the vitamins and minerals that your
body needs and will help to keep you in tiptop shape. The secret of growing ...