Tagetes Patula commonly known as ‘French Marigold’. Petite Mix is a perfect choice for borders, this beautiful and bright dwarf Petite Mix offer blooms in range of warm hues. Excellent to protect and compliment taller varieties. French Marigolds are a popular companion planting for veggies as they are known to help repel harmful pests. They are native to Central America and Mexico.
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Scientific Name: Tagetes Patula
Common Name: French Marigold – Petite Mix
Plant Type: Annual
Family: Asteraceae or Daisy
Native Range: Central North America, Mexico
Height: 6 to 12 "
Spread: 10 to 12 "
Habitat: Streambanks, Roadsides, Swamps
Exposure: Full Sun
Blooming Season: Summer, Fall
Attracts: Butterflies, Hummingbirds, Bees, Pollinators
Resistant: Deer, Drought, Rabbit
Flower Color: Mixed, Yellow, Orange
Characteristics: Cut flowers, Showy
Water Requirement: Average
Soil Type: Average, Well-drained
Soil pH: Slightly acidic, Neutral, Slightly alkaline
Advantage: Easy to grow and maintain
Uses: Flower beds, Containers, Planters, Beds and borders