Calendula officinalis 'Orange King'
These are hardy annuals, they will produce daisy-like single or double flowers which will bloom in yellow, orange, gold, white, cream. It is an easy fast-growing, bushy annual which will bloom from early summer to the first frost. This species will grow well in a cool climate with full sun and moist fertile soil. This species has been used medicinally and as a culinary flavouring in breads, soups, salads.
Common problems with Marigold
How to propagate Marigold
You should cover the seeds completely as darkness is needed for germination. The seeds may be sown in the spring or autumn months.
Other uses of Marigold
Cutting bed, culinary, medicinal, greenhouse, containers.