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Week 8 – February 22, 2024

Plant Information

Janie Bright Yellow French Marigold

  • Janie Bright Yellow French Marigold - Bloom
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Tagetes patula

Common Name: Dwarf Crested French 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

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 6 - 10" (15 - 25cm)

Height: 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)

Width: 6 - 8" (15 - 20cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: A great choice for season long color in a mass planting.

Grower Information:

Plug crop time: 3 weeks
Transplant to finish: 3 to 4 weeks

  • Good for warmer markets or for late-season sales further north – very heat-tolerant with good garden vigour in warmer temperatures.
  • Early and uniform in the pack with excellent shelf life.
  • Compact plants hold crested, 2-in./5-cm flowers nicely above the foliage.

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