Scientific Name: Tagetes patula
Common Name: Dwarf Crested French Marigold
Hardiness Degree: 32°F (0.0°C)
Blooming Season: Summer, Late Summer, Spring, Late Spring
Plant Habit: Upright
Characteristics: Attracts Bees, Fragrant Flowers, Scented Foliage, Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance
Fertilize: Every two weeks
Spacing: 6 - 10" (15 - 25cm)
Height: 10 - 12" (25 - 30cm)
Width: 6 - 8" (15 - 20cm)
General Information: Double crested flowers are the largest of any in this type – a huge, 2 to 3 in./5 to 8 cm across. Excellent garden performer under a wide range of conditions.
Plug crop time: 3 to 4 weeks
Transplant to finish: 3 to 4 weeks (cell pack); 4 to 5 weeks (quart, 4 in./10 cm)
- With its yellow centre and red-tipped petals, this novelty colour will look great in patio containers and gardens alike.
- This standalone variety in the French Marigold assortment calls out it’s unique pattern, similar to Fireball and Strawberry Blonde.
- Flamenco is in line with the Bonanza series for habit; flowering time is a few days later.
Protection Information: US PVPAF