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Tagetes Minuta Seeds
£2.99
Tagetes Minuta Seeds

Tagetes Minuta Seeds

Tagetes Minuta

Tagetes Minuta is not a garden flower but is grown for its root secretions, which are reputed to suppress ground elder and bindweed when planted amongst it. Start under glass early in the year for best results. Harvest June-late September. Height 100-150cm (39-59"); spread 70-80cm (27-31").

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Can help control problem weeds

Tagetes Minuta is not a garden flower but is grown for its root secretions, which are reputed to suppress ground elder and bindweed when planted amongst it. Start under glass early in the year for best results. Harvest June-late September. Height 100-150cm (39-59"); spread 70-80cm (27-31").

The strong-smelling foliage is used to repel flies and moths.

Colour:Yellow

Hardiness:10 to 6 degrees

Resistance to Disease:True

Height:101-150cm

Drought Resistant:True

Leaves:True

Beds & Borders:True

Raised Bed:True

Prefers Full Sun:True

Half Hardy Annual:True

Bees:True

Sow indoors Feb-April on the surface of good quality compost and cover lightly with compost. Keep on a warm windowsill or propagator at 18-21 degrees. Do not exclude light as it is needed for the seeds to germinate. Germination 7-14 days. Acclimatise to outside conditions and transplant out after the last frost with 25cm between plants. Alternatively, can be sown directly from May at 25cm spacings. Keep plants moist.

Ideal for beds and borders, raised beds. Attractive to bees. Prefers full sun. Plants like moist, but free-draining soil.

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