Calendula officinalis 'Solar Flashback Mix'

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Plant Height: 18 - 24 inches
Plant Spread: 12 - 18 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Multi-Color: Cream, Peach, Yellow
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Uses: Dye production
Medicinal Herb
Eating Methods: Tea
Culinary Herb/Spice
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Propagation: Seeds: Provide light
Self fertile
Days to germinate: 7 - 14 days @ 70 degrees F
Suitable for wintersowing
Sow in situ
Start indoors
Can handle transplanting
Pollinators: Bees
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

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What seeds are you ordering this year? by luvsgrtdanes Feb 22, 2015 10:07 AM 78

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