Tuberous nasturtium 'Bloody Tears'
The tuberous nasturtium 'Bloody Tears' is a climbing plant and therefore needs a support to grow.
Its tubers are eaten throughout the winter.
The tuberous nasturtium develops very quickly. The tubers must be harvested before the frosts.
The tuberous nasturtium (Tropaeolum tuberosum) is a climbing plant with many stems, which can reach a height of 2m.
Everything about this plant can be eaten: its tubers, its leaves in salads and its flowers.
The 8 to 10 cm long tubers are orange, yellow and brown-veined.
This plant is quite productive, about 2.5kg per plant.