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FRENCH Marigold Lemon Drop

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Tagetes patula

Family: Asteraceae

Characteristics: Annual 20 cm

Seeds per packet: 50

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Short 20 cm plants produce an abundance of canary yellow flowers that look great in pots and planters or planted in mass.

Adaptable to most garden soils in an open sunny position.

Tropical: All Year Round
Temperate: Spring, Summer and Autumn
Cold: Spring and Summer

Sow: Sow 5-6mm deep.
Sow direct or in trays of a quality seed raising mix and transplant when when 6cm tall.
Germination: 10-14 days
Plant space: 30cm
Flowering: 12 weeks

Remove spent flowers to encourage dense growth and new flowers.
Feed with a soluble fertiliser every two weeks for stronger plants.


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