Calendula

Calendula

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Also known as Pot Marigold. Yellow-orange, 3" flowers add a nice color to salads. Flowers also used as a food color, natural dye, and substitute for saffron. (Calendula officinalis)

Medicinal: Traditionally used as an anti-inflammatory herb for localized skin problems. Reported to activate cellular defense mechanisms.

Growing instructions: Annual. Germination at 55-65°F in 14 days. Transplant or direct sow. Space 6" apart. Grows 18" tall. Full sun. Matures in 85 days.

Packet: 0.50 g - approximately 92 seeds