Calendula officinalis

Species

  • Calendula officinalis
  • Calendula officinalis
  • Pot marigold
  • English marigold
  • Calendula prolifera
  • Calendula hydruntina
  • Calendula aurantiaca
  • Calendula eriocarpa
  • Calendula santamariae
  • Calendula prolifera

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annuals

Calendula officinalis, otherwise known as calendula officinalis, is a annuals plant species native to Alabama.

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Appearance

Bloom color
orange
lightYellow
Foliage
Herbaceous
This plant is resistant to deer

Space

Dimensions

Calendula officinalis can grow from 0.45m to 0.6mm tall
0.45m to 0.6m
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Spacing
0.15
0.22

Sun

Optimal
Full

Water

Optimal
Mesic

Soil

Soil PH Requirements
6.1
7.5

Time

Bloom
Late Spring
Early Summer
Mid Summer
Late Summer
Early Fall
Mid Fall
Blooms repeatedly
Bloom Time
Non-patented
Blooming Habit
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Reproduction

Seed Collecting
Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds
Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

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Patent information
From seed; direct sow outdoors in fall
From seed; winter sow in vented containers, coldframe or unheated greenhouse
From seed; sow indoors before last frost
From seed; direct sow after last frost
Self-sows freely; deadhead if you do not want volunteer seedlings next season