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Mexican Marigold growing tips

Posted by shoenose none (My Page) on
Thu, Jun 20, 13 at 10:32

Does anyone have growing tips for Cempazuchitl (tagetes erecta)- mexican marigold? Should I grow them just like any other tall marigold? I've heard this particular marigold seldom blooms in latitudes north of Mexico. I live in Pennsylvania, zone 5. I've already stared the seeds, and the plants are now big enought o put in the ground.


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RE: Mexican Marigold growing tips

I had some at my former house. They bloomed just fine. Of course I live in S. central TX.
They are certainly worth a shot.


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RE: Mexican Marigold growing tips

  • Posted by CAST1 9b Arizona (My Page) on
    Wed, Jun 26, 13 at 23:44

In Mexico they plant them around July 24 so they can be ready by November here.


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