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Week 29 – July 19, 2024

Plant Information

Marvel II™ Gold African Marigold

  • Marvel II™ Gold African Marigold - Bloom
  • Marvel II™ Gold African Marigold - Container
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Tagetes erecta

Common Name: African (American) Marigold

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

Plant Habit: Upright

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)

Height: 16 - 18" (41 - 46cm)

Width: 10 - 12" (25 - 30cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Bright flower color for a great show in the garden all season long.

Grower Information:

Plug crop time: 3 weeks
Transplant to finish: Spring 5 to 6 weeks, Summer 7 to 8 weeks

  • This intermediate-type African marigold offers improved branching, earliness, flower size and a brighter flower colour.
  • Series is uniform under both short and long days.
  • Performance-tested durability; sturdy stems hold up in shipping and poor weather.

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