Lemon & Tangerine Gems Signet Marigold Seeds

Heirloom

#1189
Availability: In Stock
Bushy, short, rock-garden marigolds, these are, indeed "little gems" for your garden with profuse blooms on dense mounds of lacy, scented foliage. Petite, single, lemon and tangerine blossoms not only have delicious names, they are edible! A delightful accent for beds, patio containers, and salads!
$1.89 150 mg

Botanical Name: Tagetes tenuifolia

Family: Asteraceae

Native: Mexico and Central America

Hardiness: Annual

Plant Dimensions: 8"–12" tall

Variety Information: ½"–1" yellow or orange flowers

Exposure: Full sun

Bloom Period: Summer to frost

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

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 4 seeds every 6" – 8"

Thinning: When 1" tall thin to 1 every 6" – 8"

Harvesting: For the longest vase-life, harvest in the morning, choosing flowers that are half-open.

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Lemon & Tangerine Gems Signet Marigold Seeds Reviews

2 reviews
Small Marigold flowers
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I love the small flowers. This is one of the more beautiful Marigolds.
Jim Shaffer

Gem marigolds
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I grow this little beauties not only for their culinary uses, but for far more important things, attracting pollinators that attract beneficial wasps in my garden! Love their dainty flowers, their ferny and fragrant foliage!
Becky Ramskogler

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