African Marigold Orange Flower Seeds (Tagetes Erecta Tall Sierra) 50+Seeds
Marigold (Tagetes Erecta Tall Sierra) - This taller variety, known as an African Marigold or Aztec Marigold, looks especially attractive in mass plantings. Sow Marigold seeds to have these large, showy, never fading orange blooms. They will brighten up any garden or flower bed! Tall Marigold flowers are reliable and easily grown from flower seed. The ease of sowing Marigold flower seeds make them popular for children to grow.Marigold plants will perform well in poor soil with good moisture. African Marigold care involves deadheading spent blooms to promote new flowers. They have a very long bloom season from late spring through fall in most regions. They burst with color all season long! Sow Marigold seeds 6 - 8 weeks before last frost. Use good starter soil and gently press Marigold flower seeds into the soil and lightly cover. When Marigold seedlings are big enough to handle and after acclimatizing the seedlings to outdoor conditions, transplant outdoors after frost danger has passed. Sierra orange Marigold seeds may also be sown directly outdoors after last frost in prepared beds. Marigolds bloom from flower seed in 8 - 10 weeks.
- Season: Annual
- USDA Zones: 3 - 10
- Height: 28 inches
- Bloom Season: Spring through fall
- Bloom Color: Orange
- Environment: Full sun