Tagetes nelsonii


Tagetes nelsonii is a fruity scented, tall Marigold with reddish green leaves and small yellow flowers in the fall. Native to Mexico and Guatemala, this plant was discovered by E. W. Nelson in 1895. One of three perennial marigolds that we offer, Tagetes nelsonii is the rarest.

This plant is often available in plug trays. These trays hold 128 of all the same plant. They are a great low cost way to fill a lot of space. Each cell is 3/4 of inch by an inch. Check here to see if Citrus Scented Marigold Plug Trays are available.

Cultural Information

Height: 3 Feet 

Hardiness: Perennial
in Zones 8-11

Flower Color: Gold

Characteristics: Full Sun,

Uses: Culinary, Fragrant Ornamental,

Organic Citrus Scented Marigold Plant

$5.95 per 3 inch pot




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