Marigold, African (Tagetes patula)
This marigold has large, brilliant orange and yellow flowers and bushy deep green foliage. Larger than most marigold varieties, plants reach over 3 feet tall. Marigolds are a helpful companion plant in the garden, discouraging many pests with their strong scent.
- Full sun
- Direct sow outdoors or transplant after last frost: May-June
- Sow seeds 1/2" deep and thin to 12” spacing