A picture of a Red French Marigold

Red French Marigold

Tagetes 'Red'

Full Sun
Tender

H2

RHS hardiness

1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

45cm

30cm

Min

15cm

Flowering

    • spring
    • summer
    • autumn
    • winter

    Red French Marigold Overview

    A genus of about 50 species of herbaceous bushy aromatic annuals and perennials. The hardy annuals produce single or double flowers which bloom in shades of orange, yellow, brown and red, with deep green foliage. The flowers are produced continuously throughout the summer and until the autumn frost.

    Common problems with Red French Marigold

    How to propagate Red French Marigold

    Seed

    Propagation is by seeds sown under glass in mid-spring.

    Other uses of Red French Marigold

    Is useful as bedding plants and for edging.