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Nasturtium Purple Emperor


Nasturtiums are a beautiful looking garden friend. Planted as companion plants, they can draw pests away from vegetable plants like tomatoes and squash. They also make a wonderful crop, harvesting leaves as a substitute for peppery rocket which is prone to bolt in summer, edible petals for salads and cakes and even the green seed which can be preserved and eaten like capers. This variety has a pretty dusky lilac flower with a yellow centre. A truly useful edible flower.

Average 30 seeds.

In stock

125 in stock

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Sowing info

Direct sow nasturtiums outdoors where they are to grow from March to May. Position in full sun. Sow nasturtium seeds thinly, at a depth of 20mm and cover seed with its own depth of soil. Nasturtiums can also be sown in pots and grown in the greenhouse before planting out in their final position. Germination usually takes 7-12 days.

Growing info

Water regularly until plants are fully established. Growing nasturtiums is easy and once established, they require very little attention.

Sowing Months: February – May
Harvest Months: July – October
Position: Full sun

Delivery to the UK only for all products and gift vouchers.

Standard Delivery
We aim to dispatch within 24 hours of receipt of order, standard delivery takes 2-3 days. During busy periods such as Christmas they may take longer.

Delivery Costs

Seeds up to 20 packs – Royal Mail untracked £2.95
Seeds over 20 packs – Royal Mail Small Parcel Tracked 48 £4.95


Container Growing


Easy to Grow



Sow Month

April, March, May

If you would like to return your seeds, you can do so within 14 days of receiving them. All seed packs must be returned fully sealed and in their original packaging and state. When we receive your return, we will issue a refund within 7 working days if the packs are in good order.

Returns postage cost must be paid for yourself.

Unfortunately we cannot accept returns due to germination issues because there are too many variables involved in growing. We carefully monitor our germination rates to offer the highest quality seeds possible to our customers.

Please send returns [with your order number and contact details] to:

She Grows Veg Ltd.
Office 3,
Great Gilberts Farm,
Bluegate Lane,
Capel St Mary,

Please note that gift vouchers are non-refundable.
We very much hope you’re happy with your seed order. If we have made a mistake, please get in touch with us and we are very happy to help. Email – [email protected].