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Tagetes erecta 'Perfection Orange'

Perfection Orange Marigold

Marigold

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A vigorous, showy variety with fully double flowers on strong, bushy plants; perfect for massing along borders or patio containers

Description

A vigorous, showy variety with fully double flowers on strong, bushy plants; perfect for massing along borders or patio containers

Landscape Attributes

Perfection Orange Marigold is an herbaceous annual with an upright spreading habit of growth. It brings an extremely fine and delicate texture to the garden composition and should be used to full effect.

This is a relatively low maintenance plant. Trim off the flower heads after they fade and die to encourage more blooms late into the season. Deer don't particularly care for this plant and will usually leave it alone in favor of tastier treats. It has no significant negative characteristics.

Perfection Orange Marigold is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Mass Planting;Border Edging;General Garden Use;Container Planting

Planting & Growing

Perfection Orange Marigold will grow to be about 18 inches tall at maturity, with a spread of 14 inches. When grown in masses or used as a bedding plant, individual plants should be spaced approximately 12 inches apart. Its foliage tends to remain dense right to the ground, not requiring facer plants in front. This fast-growing annual will normally live for one full growing season, needing replacement the following year.

Light Requirement:

partial shade

full sun

Moisture:

average to moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

1a

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

18 inches

14 inches

Deer Resistant:

true

Fall Color

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