French Marigold - Petite Mixed
First found in Brazil in the 1500Ős, the dwarf forms were so popular in Paris that they became known as French Marigolds. Considered tokens of good luck, the flowers were thought to ward off evil.
Produce an abundance of blooms on small plants that make ideal borders. Will bloom all season until frost if the flowers are picked frequently. Easy to grow in a sunny location. Height 8-10 inches
Often started indoors 4-6 weeks before last frost they are easily grown by direct seeding in late spring after ground has warmed. Cover seed 1/4 inch with fine soil.
Germinates in 7-14 days.
Net weight 450 MG (Estimated 160 seeds)