African Daisy Cape Marigold HEIRLOOM Seeds

African Daisy Cape Marigold HEIRLOOM Seeds

Dimorphotheca aurantiaca

Item #1011

Annual. Bright, attractive yellow and orange blossoms in abundance are an excellent drought-hardy choice for vivid color in your garden. Striking and dramatic, Cape Marigold is perfect as a cut flower. In mild climates, plant in fall for late winter to early spring bloom. Spring planting in cold winter climates results in summer to fall blooms; not recommended for coastal areas. Deer resistant.




Annual

Full Sun

Blooms winter to spring in warm, dry winter areas

6"-12” tall

Days to Emerge:
10 - 15 days

Seed Depth:
1/8"

Seed Spacing:
2 seeds every
8"

Thinning:
When 1" - 2" tall,
thin to 1
every 8"


When to sow outside: RECOMMENDED. 1 to 2 weeks after average last frost for summer color, or late summer-fall in mild winter climates for winter color.

When to start inside: 4 weeks before average last frost.

Artist: Pat Fostvedt

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