Answer: Assuming all your classmates are growing the same variety of marigold, here's how to make yours the biggest and have the most flowers. 1) Keep it well watered it's entire life (but don't keep the soil soggy-that will hurt the plant) 2)Fertilize weekly with a dilute solution of a liquid fertilizer such as Miracle Grow 3)Keep the plants close to the lights (few inches), and keep the lights on 14 hours a day. 4) Sing and talk to them-- they like that!!!
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