Marigold, Colossus Red Gold Bicolor

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Annual. Invite this bold French marigold into your garden for masses of gilded blooms with natural pest-repelling qualities! Large bicolored blooms of red and gold are simply stunning. This is the ultimate useful flower! Not only are the petals edible, it can repel garden pests such as whiteflies and nematodes. Try interplanting this beauty among your vegetable crops!

  • Full Sun
  • Sprouts in 5-10 Days
  • Seed Depth: 1/4"
  • Ideal Temperature: 75-80 F
  • Plant Spacing: 8-12"
  • Frost Hardy: No
  • Tagetes patula

Growing Tips: For transplanting, sow indoors 3-4 weeks before last frost. May also be direct-sown after last spring frost in ordinary garden soil. Thrives in full sun and summer heat. Remove spent flowers to prolong blooming period.

Availability: In stock
Minimum Seed Count: 30
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