Pot Marigold (Calendula officinalis 'Flashback Mix')

Common names:
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Give a thumbs up English Marigold

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Orange
Russet
Yellow
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Propagation: Seeds: Depth to plant seed: 1/2 inch
Sow in situ
Start indoors
Can handle transplanting
Other info: Sow around last Spring frost or 10 weeks before first Fall frost. Sow in succession 2-3 weeks apart for continual blooms until a hard frost. Space 12 inches apart. Self sows.
Pollinators: Bees
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Seed Starting List for 2016 by Xeramtheum Jan 20, 2016 7:05 AM 2
What seeds are you ordering this year? by luvsgrtdanes Feb 22, 2015 10:07 AM 78

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