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Tropaeolum peregrinum, Canarybird Flower, Canarybird Vine, Canary Nasturtium

Tropaeolum peregrinum

Canarybird Flower, Canarybird Vine, Canary Nasturtium
Family: Tropaeolaceae
Origin: South America
Vine or creeperFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterModerate waterYellow/orange flowersSpice or herbAttracts butterflies, hummingbirdsSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

The Tropaeolum peregrinum flower resembles the feather wings of a canary.

Like other flowering Nasturtium, the flowers, seeds, leaves and even the stems, of your Canary Creeper plants are edible. Use early seeds as a substitute for capers, or add the leaves and flowers to salads.


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Tropaeolum peregrinum, Canarybird Flower, Canarybird Vine, Canary Nasturtium


Link to this plant:
https://toptropicals.com/catalog/uid/tropaeolum_peregrinum.htm