Linnaeus Burning Embers Marigold
A smoldering and memorable marigold with gracefully wavy stems, and smoky orange and red blooms that resemble embers in a crackling fire. This old variety has long been tended at the Linneas Botantical Gardens in Uppsala, Sweden.
- 8-12 hours of Sun
- Sprouts in 5-10 Days
- Ideal Temperature: 75-80 Degrees F
- Seed Depth: 1/4"
- Plant Spacing: 8-12"
- Frost Hardy: No
- Tagetes patula linneaus
Growing Tips: Sow indoors 3-4 weeks before last frost (for transplants); or direct seed after last spring frost. Sow in ordinary garden soil. Thrives in full sun, summer heat. Remove spent flowers to prolong blooming period.