Plant Information

Bonanza Gold French Marigold

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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Tagetes patula

Common Name: Marigold

Hardiness Degree: 32°F (0.0°C)

Blooming Season: Spring, Late Spring, Summer, Late Summer

Plant Habit: Upright

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

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 6 - 10" (15 - 25cm)

Height: 10 - 12" (25 - 30cm)

Width: 6 - 8" (15 - 20cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: The double crested flowers are the largest of any in this type – a huge, 2 to 2.5 in./5 to 6 cm across – and are available in a wide range of pure, intense colours. In the garden, the plants are excellent performers under a wide range of conditions.

Grower Information:

Plug crop time: 3 weeks
Transplant to finish: 3 to 4 weeks
Supplied as de-tailed and coated seed. 

  • Double crested flowers are the largest of any in this type – 2 to 2.5 in./5 to 6 cm across – in a wide range of pure, intense colours. 
  • Fast to flower with a tight flowering window. 
  • Plants are excellent garden performers under a wide range of conditions.

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