Brocade Marigold Flower Seed Mix
Brocade Marigold Flower Seed Mix. French Tagetes patula Abundant color on neat, compact 10" plants. Ruffled double flowers in rust, yellow, orange, red and bicolors.This is a medium height marigold that works well in large containers. Grow in full sun and deadhead regularly to enjoy flowers from May to heavy frost. The plants are drought resistant, so a good candidate for xeriscaping. The flower petals are edible, and can be dried and ground to use as a replacement for saffron. The essential oils of this marigold have apparent anti-fungal properties, and have been used to fight fungal infections on plants. Annual. 1 gram seed per pack (about 300 seed).