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Tagetes patula 'Disco Marietta'

Disco Marietta Marigold

Marigold

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Description

Disco Marietta Marigold features bold yellow daisy flowers with gold eyes and red streaks at the ends of the stems from late spring to late summer. The flowers are excellent for cutting. Its fragrant ferny leaves remain dark green in color throughout the season.

Landscape Attributes

Disco Marietta 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.

Disco Marietta Marigold is recommended for the following landscape applications;

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

Planting & Growing

Disco Marietta Marigold will grow to be about 10 inches tall at maturity, with a spread of 8 inches. When grown in masses or used as a bedding plant, individual plants should be spaced approximately 6 inches apart. Its foliage tends to remain low and dense right to the ground. 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:

10 inches

8 inches

Deer Resistant:

true

Fall Color

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