*IMPORTANT NOTE: DUE TO QUARANTINE RESTRICTIONS THIS SEED VARIETY CANNOT BE SHIPPED TO WA
Heirloom Seeds by The Little Veggie Patch Co
The ultimate gardening gift for the green thumb in your life!
Marigolds are a fantastic choice for planting in and around your veggie patch - particularly near tomatoes. They are also a great source of food for bees! This dwarf variety grows to 30 cm tall and produces bright coloured flowers in a mixture of orange and red hues. Very easy to grow, also well suited to pots.
Plant as per instructions on your seed packaging.
WHEN TO PLANT?
For cool & temperate zones - Spring/summer/autumn
Zone 1: September - April
Zone 2: August - May
Zone 3: Anytime
Zone 4: Anytime
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Planting Position - Enjoys a sunny position, but doesn't mind some afternoon shade.
Companion Plants - Marigolds themselves are known to be one of the best companion plants around, as they are reputed to deter pests. Plant in and around your veggie patch - particularly near tomatoes.
Want to learn a bit more about heirloom seeds? We explain exactly what an heirloom seed is and why they are so important in this blog post.