CALENDULA 'GREEN HEART ORANGE'

CALENDULA 'GREEN HEART ORANGE'

Calendula officinalis
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Named from the Latin 'Kalenade' (the first day of the month) because it can be in flower every day of the year bring brilliant orange brightness to the garden in the darkest of seasons. So willingly do they grow that they barely need sowing. Elizabethans called it marigold before Mexico was discovered, which then, became the source of popular modern marigolds. Beneficial with medical and culinary properties, like many gardeners, this flower is too `green at heart'.
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SEEDS: S462
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Growing Information

Sow direct in Autumn-Spring
Height To 60cm
Position in FULL SUN
25 Seeds Per Packet
HARDY ANNUAL
Space at 30cm
Drought tolerant once established
88% Germination Rate

Growing Tips

Read the seed packet to find out how far apart to sow your seeds.

CALENDULA 'GREEN HEART ORANGE'

Calendula officinalis
Member $3.95
Non-Member $4.95
Named from the Latin 'Kalenade' (the first day of the month) because it can be in flower every day of the year bring brilliant orange brightness to the garden in the darkest of seasons. So willingly do they grow that they barely need sowing. Elizabethans called it marigold before Mexico was discovered, which then, became the source of popular modern marigolds. Beneficial with medical and culinary properties, like many gardeners, this flower is too `green at heart'.
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SEEDS: S462
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