Marigold 'Paprika' Seeds

Masses of small red flowers with golden edging all summer into fall.

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$2.50

Details

Marigold ‘Paprika’ produces masses of small red flowers with golden edging all summer into fall. This pretty signet marigold has a neat mound forming habit of fresh green, finely cut, citrus scented foliage that smells fabulous as you brush past it. It is perfect for path edging, containers and gravel gardens but fits in just as well in cottage borders and full sun traditional beds.

Michigan Seeds grown on our farm Renegade Acres in Howell, MI!

Additional Info

Botanical Name Tagetes tenuifolia
Life Cycle Annual
Min. Time to Germinate 3 Days
Max. Time to Germinate 14 Days
Depth to Sow Seeds 1/4 in.
When to Sow Indoors 6-8 weeks before last spring frost, Outdoors after all danger of spring frost is past
Growing Height 12-18 in. (30-45 cm)
Plant Spacing 12-15 in. (30-38 cm)
Hardiness N/A
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Danger N/A
Bloom Color Red, Red-Orange, Scarlet (Dark Red)
Bloom Time Late Spring/Early Summer, Late Summer/Early Fall, Mid-Fall, Mid-Summer
Foliage Aromatic, Herbaceous
Other Details Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater, Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping, Suitable for growing in containers
Soil pH Requirements 6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic), 6.6 to 7.5 (neutral), 7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)
Propagation Methods From seed; direct sow after last frost, From seed; sow indoors before last frost
Seed Collecting Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds, Collect seedhead/pod when flowers fade; allow to dry
Seeds Per Pack 50