Red Marietta Marigold
- Annual plants grow to 12-18 inches tall
- Bright red and orange flowers
- Classic marigold scent
- Productive and excellent for garden borders
(Tagetes patula) A continuous succession of beautiful 2" orange-and-red blooms provides a spectacular hit of color all season long. Perfect for borders or scattered throughout the vegetable garden, this flower exudes the classic marigold fragrance wherever it is planted. Annual, 12-18" tall.
Direct Seed: 1/8" Deep
Germination: 4-10 Days
Thin: 12-15" Apart
Light: Full Sun
Instructions - Sow seeds outdoors 2 weeks before last frost. Marigolds prefer full sun (may need light shade in extremely warm areas) and a well-balanced slightly dry soil.