African marigold [Perfection Yellow] Tagetes erecta Perfection Yellow (Perfection Series)

African marigold [Perfection Yellow]


[Perfection Yellow] is a compact, bushy annual to 40cm tall with aromatic, dark green, divided leaves and clear yellow, double blooms borne from early summer into autumn

Plant Info
Common Problems

About this plant

  • memoNames

    • Family


    • Synonyms

      African marigold [Perfection Yellow]

  • 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

    Deadhead regularly to prolong flowering

  • bambooSoil

    Loam, Sand, SoilClay

  • pinSuitable locations

    • Hardiness zone

      Low Maintenance Cut Flowers Flower borders and beds Coastal City & Courtyard Gardens Cottage & Informal Garden Patio & Container Plants

  • sproutPropogation

    • Propagate by seed

  • insectPests

    Generally trouble free

  • microbeDiseases

    Generally trouble free but may be affected by powdery mildews