Kilimanjaro White African Marigold Seeds

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It took 21 years and thousands of dollars to develop a white marigold that made its debut in 1975. By growing 'Kilimanjaro White', you become a part of the horticultural history and determination that led this seed to your very garden. An awe-inspiring color in the world of marigolds, these 2½" vanilla-white blossoms make a fabulous contrast in any garden and cut-flower arrangement. They have a lovely, sweet scent; different from other marigolds. Marigolds attract butterflies and are fairly drought tolerant.
$2.69 200 mg

Botanical Name: Tagetes erecta

Family: Asteraceae

Native: Mexico and South America

Hardiness: Annual

Plant Dimensions: 18" tall

Variety Information: 2"–3" creamy white blooms

Exposure: Full Sun

Bloom Period: Blooms summer to frost, although may take a break in extreme heat.

Attributes: Attracts Pollinators, Cut Flower, Deer Resistant, Drought Tolerant, Edible Flower, Good for Containers

When to Sow Outside: 1 to 2 weeks after your average last frost date, and when soil temperature is 70°–80°F.

When to Start Inside: RECOMMENDED. 4 to 6 weeks before your average last frost date.

Days to Emerge: 5–14 Days

Seed Depth: ¼"

Seed Spacing: A group of 3 seeds every 9"–12"

Thinning: When 2" tall, thin to 1 every 9"–12"

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Kilimanjaro White African Marigold Seeds Reviews

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Kilimanjaro White African Marigold
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Planted direct into the garden with the Crackerjack African Marigold Seeds. All Crackerjack germinated and flowered perfectly. The White only germinated about 5 plants.... Stunted in size compared to Crackerjack. Provides less White flowers per plant than Crackerjack. Would re-order maybe.
Brett
Owner Response: Hi Brett, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We apologize for the low germination rate that you are experiencing. A customer service agent will be with you soon about the issue.

Great germination rate.
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About four weeks in now and I'm seeing about 80% germination at least. Seedlings are growing very strong and tall, excited for them to bloom. Using as a pest guard but wanted a variety with more height and drama. Would repurchase. This is my twentieth sowing with botanical interest seeds. All have yielded great results.
Andrew Zipparo