This product contains
|1||Calendula - Plant|
|2||6 inch (15 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)|
Originally grown for use as a seasoning or for medicinal properties, calendula have become popular for their cheerful, bright yellow or orange flowers that follow the path of the sun throughout the day in the same way that sunflowers do.
Calendula have become popular for their cheerful, bright yellow or orange flowers that follow the path of the sun throughout the day in the same way that sunflowers do.
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Common Name ||Pot Marigold, English Marigold, Poet s Marigold.|
|Maximum Reachable Height ||1.5 to 2 feet,|
|Flower Colour ||Yellow, Orange.|
|Bloom Time ||From early summer until frost.|
|Difficulty Level ||Easy.|
Planting and careSelect a spot for calendula that receives full sun. Calendulas do not require any special soil.
Plant calendula seeds in the spring after the last frost in your area. Plant seeds about 1/4 to 1/2 inch (.64 to 1.27 cm) deep and 4 to 6 (10.16 to 15.24 cm) apart. Water the seedbed immediately after planting being careful not to wash the seeds out of their spots.
Water the plants as needed to keep the soil moist, but be careful not to overwater. The soil should not be soaking wet.
When the calendula seedlings are about 3 inches (7.62 cm) high, thin them so that the remaining plants are 8 to 12 inches (20.32 to 30.48 cm) apart.
Apply a thin layer of compost to the calendula plants in midsummer.
Calendula is best planted in prepared garden beds or large containers filled with organic potting soil. Prior to planting in beds, work a shovelful or two of well-aged manure or compost into the ground to improve soil conditions.
|Sunlight ||Full sun|
|Soil ||Loamy soil, Sandy soil|
|Temperature ||20 to 30 degrees C|
|Fertilizer ||Use any organic fertilizer|
- Calendula is edible flowers and spicy leaves add zest to summer salads and will draw plenty of ooohs and ahhs when presented in a meal
Frequently Asked Questions
What is another name for a Calendula ?
Calendula is commonly known as Pot Marigold, English Marigold, Poet s Marigold.
How tall do Calendula grow?
On average Calendula grows 1.5 to 2 feet,
What color are Calendula ?
A Calendula plant bears flowers of color Yellow, Orange.
When Calendula blooms?
With enough light, Calendula may produce Yellow, Orange. flowers in From early summer until frost.
How hard is Calendula to grow?
How much sunlight does a Calendula need?
A Calendula prefers Full sun
How much water does a Calendula need?
A Calendula prefers watering Medium
What kind of soil does a Calendula need?
A Calendula prefers Loamy soil, Sandy soil
What temperature does a Calendula like?
A Calendula prefers 20 to 30 degrees C
How often should I fertilize my Calendula ?
To encourage Calendula growth, Use any organic fertilizer
Wednesday, 12 February 2020
I have got a healthy plant with great packageing.Thanks to nurserylive to give me a great satisfaction.
Thursday, 21 November 2019
Easy plant to grow quickly and provide the rooms with a colourful leaf display
Monday, 11 November 2019
A perfect house plant.
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