The Seed Savers Exchange - Listed by many companies earlier this century as Mexican Hybrids. Beautiful semi-double flowers with mahogany, orange, gold, cream, and many bi-colored blossoms. Very good for cutting. Resists mildew. AAS winner in 1952. Annual, 24-28" tall.
Annual plants grow to 12-18 inches tall
Bright red and orange flowers
Classic marigold scent
Productive and excellent for garden borders
Instructions -Sow seeds outdoors 2 weeks before the last frost. They prefer full sun and can do ok in partial shade especially in hot climates. They like well-balanced slightly dry soil.
Sow 1/8" Deep
Germination 4-10 days
Thin 10-12" apart
Firefly Farm & Mercantile may substitute seed vendors from time to time because of the availability