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
Feb 24, 2016 ... Because watercress thrives in clear, slow moving water, many gardeners refrain
from planting it. The fact is that the plant is very adaptable and ...
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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 ...
Watercress is a nutritionally potent plant rich in antioxidants and various
phytonutrients including carotenoids, chlorophyll and phenolic compounds.
An attractive, succulent plant, watercress bears small, round, slightly scalloped
leaves, which, in summer, produce tiny white flowers that become small pods
Jun 23, 2015 ... Watercress (Nasturtium officinale) is one of those plants that has a reputation for
being really difficult to grow. Nothing could be further from the ...
Feb 1, 2008 ... plant does well in varying soil conditions provided the soils stay saturated ...
Otherwise, a potted watercress plant can be grown in a bucket to ...
Plant of the Week. Nasturtium officinale range map. USDA PLANTS Database.
Watercress (Nasturtium officinale). Photo by Dan Tenaglia, Missouriplants.com.
Apr 21, 2005 ... 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 ...