Plant ID forum: The neighbor said......

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Name: Ginger
Fountain, Florida (Zone 8b)
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gingin
Oct 2, 2015 10:18 AM CST
This was giant marigold when she brought me a clump dug from a field on the side of the road. I was excited, but now that it has bloomed I say NOT. So, in fact, what is it?







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Name: Leslieray Hurlburt
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HamiltonSquare
Oct 2, 2015 10:28 AM CST
I think this may be a Tagetes minuta.
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Name: Ginger
Fountain, Florida (Zone 8b)
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gingin
Oct 2, 2015 11:06 AM CST
I checked the DB...only one picture of leaves, but they certainly look to be the same I tip my hat to you. Neighbor probably said GIANT due to the height it can get....I was hopeing for BIG flowers. If others agree with this ID then I'll add my pics to it's listing in the DB Thumbs up
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Name: Lin
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plantladylin
Oct 2, 2015 11:13 AM CST
I agree, looks just like T. minuta:
http://www.bing.com/images/search?q=tagetes+minuta&view=deta...
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Name: Ginger
Fountain, Florida (Zone 8b)
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gingin
Oct 2, 2015 11:29 AM CST
Yuppers...I'll mark this solved and then off to the DB to add my pics Thank You! both I tip my hat to you.
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