Pot Marigold (Calendula Officinalis Greenheart) 120 seeds (#1809)
Approximately 120-150 seeds in 2g packet.
Compact growing summer flower in bright colors. This modern variety has large double orange and yellow flowers with large and prominent green center.
Grows up to 50-60 cm tall. Flowers from June until late autumn.
Grows well in sunny position and quite fertile, moderate soil. Remove dead flowers to prolong flowering period.
Very long lasting cut flower that is also nice in groups. It is used to maintain good soil conditions and as ingredient of homeopathic drug, teas and ointments.
Can be grown in container pots.
Genus - Calendula
Species - Officinalis
Variety - Greenheart
Common name - Pot Marigold
Pre-Treatment - Not-required
Hardiness zones - 3 - 9
Height - 0,50 - 0,60 m
Spread - 0,25 m
Plant type - Annual flower
Exposure - Full Sun
Growth rate - Fast
Soil PH - Weakly acidic soil to weakly alkaline (pH 6.1 - 7.8)
Soil type - Average garden soil, well drained
Water requirements - Average, high
Landscape uses - Pot marigolds are wonderfully easy to grow in the border or containers. Cut flower
Bloom season - June - October
Leaf / Flower color - Green / Orange, yellow with green centers
Sow outside from April to May directly into the prepared seed bed.
Sow 10 mm deep, in rows 3 cm apart.
Germination time - 7-10 days.
- Stock: 2
- Brand: W. Legutko (Lenkija / Poland)
- Model ID: #1809