Tagetes Erecta are the largest members of the marigold family, Produces huge round Orange-Yellow sunny bright color blooms and commonly known as American marigolds, Mexican marigolds or even African marigolds.
Planting & Care
SunLight: Tagetes erecta need lots of sunshine (at least six hours of direct sunlight) and do well with year-round warm to hot weather
Soil: Though they grow in almost any soil, marigolds thrive in moderately fertile, well-drained soil.
Water: Water tagetes Erecta the first 10 to 12 days after transplanting bedding plants into the garden.
Fertilizer: Fertilize the marigolds monthly with a soluble all-purpose fertilizer, such as a 24-8-16 blend. Dissolve the fertilizer in the water
Temperature: maintain a temperature within the growing medium of 70°-75° until germination