FRENCH Marigold Scarlet Sophia
OUT OF STOCK
Characteristics: Annual 20-30 cm
Seeds per packet: 50
This French marigold produces camellia like double rich russet red flowers trimmed with gold. Ideal for bedding, great variety for containers.
Adaptable to most garden soils in an open sunny position.
Tropical: All Year Round
Temperate: Spring, Summer and Autumn
Cold: Spring and Summer
Sow: Sow 5-6mm deep.
Sow direct or in trays of a quality seed raising mix and transplant when when 6cm tall.
Germination: 10-14 days
Plant space: 30cm
Flowering: 12 weeks
Remove spent flowers to encourage dense growth and new flowers.
Feed with a soluble fertiliser every two weeks for stronger plants.