Queen Sophia Marigold- (Tagetes patula) If you want to attract beneficial insects to your garden, then this dark orange peddled, golden ribbed marigold is highly recommended. A very fragrant French marigold species with showy 2-3" blooms. Grows into a fairly dense and plant with multiple blooms well into the fall. Leaves are edible and often used as salad greens.
60 days to maturity
50 seeds per packet $3.50
Planting Instructions: Start indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost date. Broadcast seed on top of soil and lightly cover with dome or plastic film until emergence. Keep under full light and harden plants off 7-10 days before lining out.