Marigold - Mary Helen
Large carnation type blooms borne on tall vigorous plants make this variety ideal for background plantings as well as for cutting. The 3-4 inch yellow blossoms are well rounded and fluffy, and have a sweet fragrance.
Pick flowers frequently to encourage denser growth and more blooms. Marigold Mary Helen prefers full sun.
Planting time - Early spring to mid-summer.
Height - 3 feet
Germinates in - 5-8 days
Sowing Depth - 1/4 inch
Row spacing - 12-24 inches
Seed spacing - 1 inch
Thinning - when plants are 3-5 inches tall thin to 12-24 inches apart.
Net weight 300 MG (Estimated 90 seeds)