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Marigold 'Vanilla Ice'

Tagetes erecta, African Marigold

Half-hardy Annual

The subtle tones of this creamy white African marigold make a refreshing variation on this summer bedding favourite. Exceptionally free flowering, this reliable annual performs all summer long in beds, borders and containers. An easy and rewarding plant - great for getting the kids involved! Height and spread: 40cm (16"). Supplied as plug tray plants.

Culinary information: The citrus tasting flowers have many uses, try them in salads, sandwiches or seafood dishes too. For more details about edible flowers click here.

Ideal For:
patio
Flowering Period:
June, July, August, September
Position:
full sun
    • 24 marigold plug tray plants

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    • Despatch: By end of April 2017
    • £9.99
    • 48 marigold plug tray plants

    • SAVE* £5  
    • Despatch: By end of April 2017
    • £14.98
    • 72 marigold plug tray plants

    • SAVE* £10  
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    • £19.97
Pot up plug plants into 11cm pots and grow them on in warm frost free conditions for transplanting into borders, beds and patio containers later on. When all risk of frost has passed, and plugs are fully rooted into their pots, acclimatise them to outdoor conditions over 7 to 10 days.
Grow marigold plants in any well drained soil in full sun. Feed and water regularly. Deadhead faded marigold flowers to encourage more blooms to be produced.
We will do our best to ship your plants or bulbs to you at the ideal time for planting as stated against each product. We recommend that you prepare your soil, planting beds or patio containers ahead of time so you are ready to plant out, or pot on, just as soon as your order arrives. You will find the name of the variety printed on the top line of the address label on your package. Please ensure that you open the packaging immediately and carefully read through the instruction leaflet provided. For greatest success, please pot on or plant out as soon as possible, following the cultural instructions enclosed with your order.
Reviews
  1. Creamy delight

    By sarfraz dhorat 14-03-2015

    I have purchased these for the last 3-4 years and have to say they add amazing colour in the summer. Big flowers continue throughout summer so long as you deadhead regular and dont overwater.

    Our Reply

    " Thank you for your review and providing your wonderful comments. I hope we can continue to be of service. "

    Natalie - Van Meuwen
    Customer Care Team
    16-03-2015

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