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Marigold 'Lemon Gem'Tagetes tenuifoliaSignet Marigold

Just £2.69

Half-Hardy Annual
What is Half-Hardy Annual?
A plant that completes its entire life cycle (growth, reproduction, death) in one season.
Can be grown outdoors but requires winter protection from frosts and temperatures below 0C.
2 Reviews
1 packet (225 marigold seeds) £2.69 Despatch: by Monday
Description Sowing Delivery Reviews

An extremely neat version of this popular half hardy annual, making it ideal as an edging to pathway or lawn. It grows well even in an adverse summer with the mounded plants smothered in blooms from the end of June onwards. Flowers early summer to first frosts. Height 23cm (9in).

Culinary note: The citrus tasting flowers have many uses, try them in salads, sandwiches or seafood dishes too. For more details about edible flowers click here.


Patio

Half-hardy

Full sun

Up to 23cm (9.1in)

Up to 23cm (9.1in)

Easy for all

Easy for all

1 Packet (225 Marigold Seeds) (TT01588)

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Sowing Months Flowering Months
Sow in spring at 21-24C (70-75F) in a good seed compost. Just cover the seed with compost and keep the soil damp but not wet. Germination usually takes 5-14 days.They can also be sown out of doors 6mm (0.25in) deep in well raked soil in late spring.

When seedlings are large enough to handle, transplant and grow in cooler conditions. Gradually acclimatise to outdoor conditions for 10-15 days before planting out after all risk of frost 23-30cm (9-12in) apart in a sunny spot.

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Reviews

Little beaut. but ... 2015-06-07

A good little tagete but I also kept a couple in individual pots to keep whitefly out of the greenhouse, they grew and grew to just over 15".

T&M replied on 2015-07-07: Thank you for taking the time to post your kind comments. I am glad that you are happy with your purchase. I hope we can continue to be of service to you in the future.

A Gem Indeed 2010-04-10

Easy to grow from seed, high success rate. These little plants make great fillers at the front of beds or in pots, giving a mass of blooms in a vivid colour , brightening up our British rainy summer days. They've gone onto my "grow every year" list.