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Suttons Tagetes Seeds Lucida

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Approved Suttons seeds retailer Description: Average Packet Content 100 seeds Completely overshadowed by its well known cousins and but rarely seen in gardens these days, this is a charming and easy-to-grow perennial producing clusters of sweet-scented golden flowers and aromatic, lance-shaped tarragon-like foliage. Repels many pests. Flowers July-September. Height 61-70cm (24-27"). Aromatic foliage Can be grown as a herb Repels many pests Growing Information: Sow April-May 6mm (¼") deep direct into finely raked, moist, warm soil where the plants are to flower and rake the seed in gently. Germination usually 7-14 days. For earlier flowering, sow February/March 3mm (1⁄8") deep into good quality compost and place on a windowsill or in a greenhouse at approximately 18-21°C (65-70°F) to germinate. Space seedlings to 5cm (2") apart and grow on. Plant out 8-12cm (20-30") apart in a sunny position end of May.
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Tagetes lucida

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Mexican Tarragon, Marigold, Spanish Tarragon, Tzitziqui

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