African marigold 'Lemon Gem' Tagetes 'Lemon Gem'

African marigold 'Lemon Gem'


'Lemon Gem' is a weather-resistant Signet marigold to 25cm in height, with pinnately divided leaves and single, lemon-yellow flower-heads 2.5cm across, from late spring to autumn

Plant Info
Common Problems

About this plant

  • memoNames

    • Family


    • Synonyms

      African marigold 'Lemon Gem'

  • skullToxicity

    Foliage may aggravate skin allergies. Wear gloves and other protective equipment when handling

  • infoCharacteristics

    • Foliage type


    • Height

      0.1-0.5 metres

    • Spread

      0.1-0.5 metres

    • Hardiness zones


  • sunLight

    Full Sun

  • scissorsPruning

    No pruning required

  • bambooSoil

    SoilChalk, Clay, Loam, Sand

  • pinSuitable locations

    • Hardiness zone

      Flower borders and beds Garden Edging City & Courtyard Gardens Cottage & Informal Garden Patio & Container Plants

  • sproutPropogation

    • Propagate by seed

  • insectPests

    May be damaged by slugs, snails and glasshouse red spider mite

  • microbeDiseases

    Generally disease free