This sunshiny mix is a joy to behold in the garden. An easy to grow annual, marigolds will reward the gardener with a summer-long display of delightful blooms. The edible blooms make a charming garnish. 'Starfire Mix' makes an excellent bouquet filler, and a reliable addition to the garden border.
Plant type: annual
Planting depth: 1/4"
Exposure: full sun
Plant spacing: 9-12”
Approx seeds per packet: 100
How to sow:
Sow seeds indoors 4-6 weeks before last frost. Harden off seedlings and transplant outdoors after all danger of frost has passed. Seeds can also be direct sown into the garden once the soil has warmed up. Pinch seedlings when 8” tall.
Marigolds are heat and drought tolerant. Harvest stems when half of the blooms have opened. Deadhead for continuous display in the garden. 80-90 days to maturity.