Marigold, Red Marrietta

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Tagetes patula
Packet 250 seeds

  • Annual plants grow to 12-18 inches tall
  • Bright red and orange flowers
  • Classic marigold scent
  • Productive and excellent for garden borders

(Tagetes patula) A continuous succession of beautiful 2" orange-and-red blooms provides a spectacular hit of color all season long. Perfect for borders or scattered throughout the vegetable garden, this flower exudes the classic marigold fragrance wherever it is planted. Annual, 12-18" tall.

Instructions - Sow seeds outdoors 2 weeks before last frost. Marigolds prefer full sun (may need light shade in extremely warm areas) and a well-balanced slightly dry soil.