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: Attracts Bees, Fragrant Flowers, Scented Foliage, Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Frost Tolerant
Fertilize: Every two weeks
Spacing: 6 - 10" (15 - 25cm)
Height: 10 - 12" (25 - 30cm)
Width: 6 - 8" (15 - 20cm)
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.
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.