Tagetes lemmonii (Mexican Marigold)
A fragrant bushy evergreen shrub that grows up to six feet tall and spreads up to ten feet wide. Daisylike orange/gold flowers that bloom year around. Prune at any time for best shape or to control size.
- Plant in full sun or light shade
- Well-drained soil, tolerates clay and fairly non-fertile soils
- Too much water or too little light produces leggy plants that don't bloom well.
- Deer resistant
- Hardy up to 18 degrees
- Native to Arizona