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Mexican Mint Marigold Interesting Notes:

Also know as Mexican Tarragon.

Mexican Mint Marigold Tagetes lucida ''

Mexican Mint Marigold


Mexican Mint Marigold Grower Tips:

Plant in ordinary, well-drained soil. Keep soil moist, watering freely in dry weather. Harvest as needed.

Tender perennial with narrow, anise-scented foliage. Flat-topped clusters of yellow flowers bloom in late summer.

Height:

14-30 in

Color:

Yellow

Spread:

18 in

 

Both the dried leaves and flowers can be used to make tea. The edible flowers make an interesting salad addition.

 

Characteristics & Attributes for Mexican Mint Marigold Tagetes lucida

Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Soil Moisture
Average Water
Moist, Well-Drained
Attributes
Edible Fruit/Foliage
Culinary
Foliage Color
Green
Habit
Upright
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Uses
Containers
Herb Garden
Bedding Plant