Tropaeolum majus flowers



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Tropaeolum majus flower



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Tropaeolum majus flower



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Tropaeolum majus flower



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Common names:- Garden nasturtium, Indian cress or monks cress.

Scientific classification
Kingdom:     Plantae
(unranked):     Angiosperms
(unranked):     Eudicots
(unranked):     Rosids
Order:     Brassicales
Family:     Tropaeolaceae
Genus:     Tropaeolum
Species:     T. majus
Binomial name

Tropaeolum majus
Culinary

Salad with flowers and leaves

All its parts are edible. The flower has most often been consumed, making for an especially ornamental salad ingredient.

It has a slightly peppery taste reminiscent of watercress, and is also used in stir fry.

 

 

Tropaeolum flower



Nasturtium-Tropaeolum

Scientific classification
Kingdom:     Plantae
(unranked):     Angiosperms
(unranked):     Eudicots
(unranked):     Rosids
Order:     Brassicales
Family:     Tropaeolaceae
Genus:     Tropaeolum

Edibility:-

All parts of Tropaeolum majus are edible.

Herbal medicine

Nasturtiums have been used in herbal medicine for their antiseptic and expectorant qualities.

They are said to be good for chest colds and to promote the formation of new blood cells.

T. majus has been used in herbal medicine for respiratory and urinary tract infections.

Flame flower Tropaeolum speciosum



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Common names:-Flame flower and Flame nasturtium.

Scientific classification
Kingdom:     Plantae
Order:     Brassicales
Family:     Tropaeolaceae
Genus:     Tropaeolum
Species:     T. speciosum
Binomial name
Tropaeolum speciosum

Tropaeolum papillosum flowers



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Scientific classification
Kingdom:     Plantae
(unranked):     Angiosperms
(unranked):     Eudicots
(unranked):     Rosids
Order:     Brassicales
Family:     Tropaeolaceae
Genus:     Tropaeolum
Species:     T. papillosum
Binomial name
Tropaeolum papillosum

Tropaeolum azureum nasturtium flowers



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Binomial name:-Tropaeolum azureum

Tropaeolum azureum flowers



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Scientific classification
Kingdom:     Plantae
Order:     Brassicales
Family:     Tropaeolaceae
Genus:     Tropaeolum
Species:     T. azureum
Binomial name
Tropaeolum azureum

Tropaeolum majus flowers



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Scientific classification
Kingdom:     Plantae
(unranked):     Angiosperms
(unranked):     Eudicots
(unranked):     Rosids
Order:     Brassicales
Family:     Tropaeolaceae
Genus:     Tropaeolum

Species:     T. majus
Binomial name:Tropaeolum majus





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