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Name: 'French Petite' Miniature Marigolds 5650
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Teaser: Miniature, fully crested flowers only 2.5 cm (1") across literally cover these bushy 15 cm (6") high plants.
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Miniature, fully crested flowers only 2.5 cm (1") across literally cover these bushy 15  cm (6") high plants. Flowers come in a full range of oranges, mahoganies, reds and yellows.

 

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  • Packet $1.99 
  • 15g $13.90
  • 25g $40.45
  • 125g $69.30

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Product Code 5650
How To Grow 300 seeds/gram. These incredibly easy to grow annuals can be directly seeded in the garden in mid to late May. Sow 6 mm (1/4") deep, watering as necessary until germination occurs in roughly 7 days. Thin or transplant the seedlings to 20 cm (8") apart when they are 5-8 cm (2-3") tall. For earlier blooms start seed indoors in a soil-less mix 6 weeks before planting out time. Keep at 20 C (71 F) for the 7 to 10 day germination period then grow on under lights at a slightly cooler temperature before hardening off and transplanting to a sunny site in the garden. The unusual scent of marigolds seem to repel insects and are often planted in vegetable gardens for this reason. We suggest removing spent flowers to help encourage continuous blooming.
Blooming Season Begins Late Spring
Life Cycle Annual
Propagation Start Indoors or Sow Direct in Spring
Days to Emergence 7 to 10
Light Full Sun
Growth Habit Bushy
Height Low to Medium %2815 to 30 cm%29%286%22 to 12%22%29
Frost Tolerance Killed by Frost
Degree of Difficulty Easy
Heritage Open Pollinated
Family Name Asteraceae
Latin Tagetes patula
Suggested uses. Border Containers, planters and window boxes Massing in a sunny site
 
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