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Coco™ Gold
(F1) Marigold Seed

Product ID: 4097

New! Tall, strong stems for cut flowers.

Large, golden flower heads, avg. 2 1/2–3". The sturdy plants produce abundant, fully double blooms excellent for cut flowers and garden beds. Bold, uniform flower heads are also useful for marigold garlands. Compared to the Giant series, Coco™ Gold blooms a bit later, producing slightly smaller flowers. Also known as African marigold, American marigold, and Aztec marigold.

• Edible Flowers: Use the flowers to dress up salads and desserts or cooked in egg or rice dishes. Flavor is floral with hints of citrus and spice, and slightly bitter. Remove the petals from the flower base before consuming as the base can be quite bitter.

Ht. 36-42". Avg. 7,200 seeds/oz. Packet: 25 seeds.
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Packet

$4.35
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100 Seeds

$10.65
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500 Seeds

$19.20
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1,000 Seeds

$34.50
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DAYS TO GERMINATION: 4-7 days at 75-80°F (24-27°C)

SOWING: Transplant - Sow 4-8 weeks before last frost. Direct seed - Once danger of frost has passed. Deadhead regularly.

LIGHT PREFERENCE: Sun.

PLANT HEIGHT: 36-40".

PLANT SPACING: 12-18".

HARDINESS ZONES: Annual.

HARVEST: Flowers are fully open but still have tight centers.

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Quick Facts

Latin Name

Tagetes erecta

Days To Maturity

Average number of days from seeding date to harvest, within a specific crop group. If a transplanted crop: average number of days from transplant date. Not sure if crop is direct-seeded or transplanted? Check the Growing Information box for details. If crop can be both direct-seeded or transplanted, days to maturity refers to direct seeding. Days to maturity for all flowers and herbs is calculated from seeding date.

72 - 92 Days

Life Cycle

Plants can be Annuals (single growing season), Perennials (grow year after year), Tender Perennials (grow year after year in warmer climates; and in some cases when given special protection in colder climates), or Biennials (require two years to mature).

Annual

Hybrid Status

Hybrid: The offspring of a cross between two or more distinct parent lines, usually of same species, and selected for improved traits.
Open-pollinated: A non-hybrid variety that can reproduce itself in kind, demonstrating relatively stable traits from one generation to the next.

Hybrid (F1)

Product Features

Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets
Variety good for fresh cut-flower displays.
Grows Well in Containers Grows Well in Containers
Variety does well when grown in a container.
Edible Flowers Edible Flowers
Variety's flowers may be consumed.

Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets Grows Well in Containers Edible Flowers