Plant Information

Taishan® Yellow African Marigold

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Taishan delivers strong stems and unshakable performance
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Tagetes erecta

Common Name: African Marigold

Hardiness Degree: 32°F (0.0°C)

Blooming Season: Spring, Late Spring, Summer

Plant Habit: Mounded, Upright

Characteristics: Fragrant Flowers, Scented Foliage, Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies

Water: Light

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)

Height: 10 - 12" (25 - 30cm)

Width: 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Bright gold blooms on a high quality dwarf plant. Delivers excellent, season-long landscape performance.

Grower Information:

Plug crop time: 3 weeks
Transplant to finish: Spring 4 to 6 weeks, Summer 7 to 8 weeks
Supplied as coated and as de-tailed seed. 

  • Best dwarf African Marigold for landscapes – 20% shorter peduncles and 15% thicker stems than the market leader assure less stretch/breakage.
  • Big, tightly petaled blooms on super-strong stems

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