It flowers early and long, and its place might be taken for the autumn by scarlet dwarf nasturtiums, or clumps of geranium.
"Mary's Meadow" by Juliana Horatia Ewing
Make a filling of two-thirds nasturtium blossoms, one third leaves, lay on buttered bread, with buttered bread on top, sandwich style.
"Vaughan's Vegetable Cook Book (4th edition)" by Anonymous
These are especially serviceable for sweet peas and climbing nasturtiums.
"Agriculture for Beginners" by Charles William Burkett
Other flowers may be used in the same way; for instance, nasturtium.
"Culinary Herbs: Their Cultivation Harvesting Curing and Uses" by M. G. Kains
Few ornamental plants are better known or more generally cultivated than the Nasturtium.
"The Field and Garden Vegetables of America" by Fearing Burr
An old dory filled with geranium and nasturtium brightened the centre of the yard.
"Flint" by Maud Wilder Goodwin
Finish off with a nasturtium at the top, and also a row all round the outward edge.
"Chambers's Edinburgh Journal, No. 449" by Various
Quasi-natural urns overflow with captive flowers, geraniums and nasturtiums predominating.
"Riviera Towns" by Herbert Adams Gibbons
How prettily the nasturtiums, growing over the wall, adorned the time-honored lane by the house!
"The New England Magazine Volume 1, No. 3, March, 1886" by Various
Our round dinner-table was cheerful as usual, with yellow-shaded candles flanking a bowl of yellow and scarlet nasturtiums.
"The Thing from the Lake" by Eleanor M. Ingram
Nasturtium leaves are pretty on the plate to garnish.
"The Community Cook Book" by Anonymous
The "climbing" Nasturtiums are not really climbers.
"Amateur Gardencraft" by Eben E. Rexford
They do unearth 'em, and 'twas such a nice rhyme for nasturtium.
"The Sunbridge Girls at Six Star Ranch" by Eleanor H. (Eleanor Hodgman) Porter
I have spent a very busy morning potting out the nasturtiums.
"Happy Days" by Alan Alexander Milne
In fifteen minutes everything was in readiness, even to five early nasturtiums in a tumbler on the dining-table.
"Virginia of Elk Creek Valley" by Mary Ellen Chase
She and Phil walked around to the front of the house again, and down the nasturtium-bordered path that led from the porch to the street.
"Ainslee's, Vol. 15, No. 6, July 1905" by Various
Nasturtiums are to be had by the middle of July.
"The Cook's Oracle; and Housekeeper's Manual" by William Kitchiner
Nasturtiums are to be had about the same.
"The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches," by Mary Eaton
Nasturtiums 357 Onions ib.
"The Lady's Own Cookery Book, and New Dinner-Table Directory;" by Charlotte Campbell Bury
Nasturtium seeds should be picked up when they fall on the ground, and spread out until quite brown and dry.
"What Shall We Do Now?: Five Hundred Games and Pastimes" by Dorothy Canfield Fisher
The convent was a silent place
For all that long, long summer day,
Though in the garden old, the bees
Hummed round nasturtiums gay.
"The Silver Box" by Alice Guerin Crist
As if a bed of bloom had taken wing--
Bright marigolds, nasturtiums, zinnias gay--
They breast the breeze or, lightly poising, cling
To other flowers not animate as they.
"Butterflies" by Leigh Gordon Giltner
Nasturtium and sweet-william and red stocks,
And clover crouching in the border grass,
And blood-like fuschia, eve's primrose and white phlox
And honeysuckle--waved all their smell and hue
Morn and eve anew.
"The Lime Tree" by John Freeman