Botanical Name: Tagetes erecta
Native: Mexico and South America
Plant Dimensions: 18″ tall
Variety Information: 2″–3″ creamy white blooms
Exposure: Full Sun
Bloom Period: Blooms summer to frost, although may take a break in extreme heat.
Attributes: Attracts Pollinators, Cut Flower, Deer Resistant, Drought Tolerant, Edible Flower, Good for Containers
When to Sow Outside: 1 to 2 weeks after your average last frost date, and when soil temperature is 70°–80°F.
When to Start Inside: RECOMMENDED. 4 to 6 weeks before your average last frost date.
Days to Emerge: 5–14 Days
Seed Depth: ¼”
Seed Spacing: A group of 3 seeds every 9″–12″
Thinning: When 2″ tall, thin to 1 every 9″–12″