Botanical Name: Tagetes patula

This dwarf variety is ideal for edging, borders and hanging baskets. The colours, ranging from rust to the brightest yellow, will give a superb display throughout the Summer. An annual, flowering the same year. Prefers a sunny position.

Plant Height: 20cm

We hope you enjoy these Flower Seeds just another great example of  seeds from Mr Fothergill’s!

How To Grow

Sow 5mm (quarter inch) deep in flowering position. Autumn sowings are possible in frost free areas. Keep moist. Space plants 25-30cm (10-12in) apart, thinning as necessary. Use garden mulch to keep roots cool in warm weather (and keep weeds down). Feed with liquid fertiliser when buds appear.

When To Plant

Early Spring through to early Summer.


Approx. 12 weeks from sowing.


Spring, Summer