Botanical Name: Calendula officinalis
The traditional and much loved 'Pot Marigold' is perfect for borders and for cutting. The large double blooms are freely produced in shades of orange, yellow and cream. Ideal for the children's garden. Hardy and easy to grow. Calendula flower seeds prefer a sunny position.
Mr. Fothergill's Packet Seeds Calendula Pacific Beauty Mixed
Sow direct where they are to flower, in rows or clumps, 12mm (half-inch) deep. Keep moist. Thin out to 25cm (9in). Apply a pre planting fertiliser when preparing the soil to improve health and size of flowers. Remove dead flowers to prolong flowering.