Calendula is an annual herb with bright orange daisy like flowers. Native to Egypt and the Mediterranean, calendula is cultivated around the world. The bright orange flowers make calendula an attractive and cheerful addition to the garden.
The flower petals can be used to add colour to salads, rice dishes, soups, stir fries, stews, biscuits, and deserts. You can also use fresh leaves in salads. Calendula may also be used in tinctures and lotions as a natural health remedy for some ailments.
Mostly 90mm orange flowers in mild climates. Hardy, long flowering time. Likes full sun.
20 seeds per packet