Scientific Name: Tagetes patula
Common Name: Dwarf French Crested Marigold
Hardiness Degree: 32°F (0.0°C)
Blooming Season: Late Spring, Summer, Spring, 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: 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)
Width: 6 - 8" (15 - 20cm)
General Information: A great choice for season long color in a mass planting.
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.