Marigolds

Marigolds

March 14, 2014 @ 7:10 pm

Marigolds offer easy care and season-long color.  They attract butterflies and repel aphids in vegetable gardens.  The African types will give height in the garden while the French varieties can be used in both gardens and containers.

Exposure:  Sun, Part Sun
Uses: Baskets, containers, landscape

African Varieties (Taller)

Cortez: Orange, Yellow

Lady: First, Orange

Vanilla

Marigold First Lady
First Lady
Photo Courtesy Ball Horticultural Company
Marigold Lady Orange
Lady Orange
Photo Courtesy Ball Horticultural Company
Marigold Vanilla
Vanilla
Photo Courtesy Ball Horticultural Company

French Varieties (Shorter)

  • Disco: Marietta, Red
  • Durango: Red
  • Gem: Golden
  • Hero: Flame
  • Janie: Bright Yellow, Gold, Harmony, Orange
  • Safari: Yellow Fire
  • Sunburst: Orange Splash
Marigold Janie Deep Orange
Janie Deep Orange
Photo Courtesy Ball Horticultural Company
Marigold Janie Gold
Janie Gold
Photo Courtesy Ball Horticultural Company

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