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
Fertilize: Every two weeks
Spacing: 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)
Height: 10 - 12" (25 - 30cm)
Width: 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)
General Information: Bright gold blooms on a high quality dwarf plant. Delivers excellent, season-long landscape performance.
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