Pot Marigold - Pack of 50 Seeds Calendula officinalis
Sow: March to May / September to October Harvest: June to October Height: 45cm+
Bright orange flowers last all summer long and attract a wide range of insects. Flowers are also edible and are a great addition to salads.
Seed can be sown in spring or autumn. Start in Jiffy 7C pellets (available here) or seed trays, then pot on into 7cm pots, and again into 9cm before planting out.
Seeds germinate in 14-28 days.
Allow at least 30cm between plants. Deadhead plants regularly throughout the growing season to encourage new flowers to grow
Sow: March to May / September to October Harvest: June to October Height: 45cm Fabulous plant for any vegetable garden. The bright orange flowers last all Summer long and attract awide range of insects. Flowers also edible and are a great addition to salads.
Sowing instructions:Sowfrom March onwards. Sowing in individual cell modules works best, cover lightly with compost and place on a sunny windowsill or heated greenhouse. Germination takes 7-10 days. Pot on when large enough to handle.