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Marigold English (Pot Marigold)


Easy to grow self seeding annual with bright orange flowers. Originally grown as a medicinal herb, marigolds have been a favorite garden flower since the dawn of gardening history. The flower petals are edible, and the flowers make great long lasting cut flowers. Good companion plants for vegetables, and grows well in pots.

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Data sheet

Soil Type: Clay Soil, Silty Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil, Peaty Soil, Chalky Soil, All - Tolerant of Most Soil Types.
Zones: Annuals (Grow in All Zones), 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Water Needs: Moderate, Low/Moderate, Moderate/High
Light: Full Sun, Full Sun/Partial Shade
Growth Cycle: Self Seeding Annual, South Perennial/North Annual
Edible: Yes
Color: Orange, Yellow
Height: d: Inches 6" to 12", e: Up to 1.5 Feet
Growing Instructions: Germ: 7-14 days. Matures. 40-50 days. Full sun/Partial shade. Water: Average. Direct sow after last frost about 1/4” deep. Thin to 12" apart. Not drought tolerant. Edible flowers.
Special Features: Butterflies and Pollinators, Container Growing, Medicinal Value, Cut Flowers
Growth Rate: Moderate