Marigold (French) - Heirloom - Lemon Drop

Marigold (French) - Heirloom - Lemon Drop

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Tagetes patula

Marigold Lemon Drop is a French Heirloom Annual Marigold that is a dwarf variety forming small compact bushy plants up to 20cm high, with green leaves and pale yellow lemon coloured flowers.

It is very attractive; good for borders, containers and as a cut flower. Perfect for small spaces. Fast growing. Long flowering.

Marigolds may be helpful in suppressing soil diseases such as Verticillium Wilt and nematodes.  Interplanting of Marigolds with disease susceptible crops like tomatoes and digging Marigolds through the soil will help to prevent these soil diseases.

Sow seed about 2-3mm deep and keep moist, in Spring and Summer, Autumn in frost-free areas only, germination approx. 4-7 days, full sun, well drained soil.  Maturity approx. 80-90 days.

20 seeds per packet