Marigolds are the richest and longest flowering summer plants.
"Hawaii" is a popular cut flower as it has almost no smell and is good for allergic people.
It's compact bushy growth makes it ideal for edging. The bright colors of Tagetes are eye-catching in any garden until late autumn.
Remove faded flowers regularly to prolong the flowering period.
Grows well in rich and porous soil.
Genus - Tagetes
Species - Erecta
Variety - Hawaii
Common name - African Marigold
Pre-Treatment - Not-required
Hardiness zones - 4 - 9
Height - 0,60 m
Spread - 0,40 m
Plant type - Annual
Exposure - Full Sun
Growth rate - Fast
Soil PH - Acidic, Neutral, Alkaline
Soil type - Medium rich, poor, well drained
Water requirements - Drought tolerant, average water
Landscape uses - Bedding Plant, Container, Edging, Mixed Border
Bloom season - June - September
Leaf / Flower color - Dark Green / Orange
Sow in trays, pots, etc of good seed compost in a propagator or warm place to maintain an optimum temperature of +15-20C.
Sow 3 mm deep.
Sowing Time: February-April.
Germination usually takes 7-14 days.
Transplant seedlings when large enough to handle.
Harden off and plant out when all risk of frost has passed 30 cm apart in full sun or part shade.
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