Signet Marigold, Starfire MixSignet Marigold, Lemon Gem


Sow: March or April

Flowers: June to October

Where:  Grow in a sunny location.  Ideal for smaller gardens, containers, flower borders, vegetable patches

How many seeds?  0.1g (average 120 seeds)

Also known as: Tagetes tenuifolia, Tagetes, Marigold

Signet Marigold (Tagetes) ‘Starfire Mix’

Signet marigolds (tagetes) are a small flowered marigold with edible, citrus flavoured flowers in a wide variety of colours ranging from yellow, orange, red and mahogany with a number of bi-colours as well. This half-hardy annual is easy to grow and well-suited to small gardens as it grows well in containers as well as flower beds. A lovely cheery edible flower to grow, which will flower throughout summer and into autumn.  Use the flowers in salads, savoury cooking, to decorate cheeses, in vinaigrettes or as a beautiful edible garnish.

Presentation Pack includes:-
Tagetes Seed
Growing & Harvesting Tagetes Flower Instructions
Tagetes Flower Eating Guide
Tagetes FlowerRecipe Leaflet
4 Additional Edible Flower Recipe Cards incl:
How to edible flowers syrups
How to make floral ice bowls and cubes
Plant Label

Refill Packs include:-Flower Seeds only

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Additional Information

Growing Location

Vegetable Gardens, Containers, Borders & beds, Small gardens, Wildlife garden

Growing Condition

Full sun

Use

Salads, Decoration & garnishes, Hot drinks, Cold drinks, Cakes & desserts, Savoury cooking, Oils & vinegars, Sugars & syrups

Sowing month

March, April

Flowering month

June, July, August, September, October

Taste

Savoury

Colour

Red, Yellow, Orange, Mixed

Type of packet

Seed & Recipe Pack, Seed Refill Pack

Product Description

Signet marigolds (tagetes) ‘Starfire Mixture’ are a small flowered marigold with edible, citrus flavoured flowers in a wide variety of colours ranging from yellow, orange, red and mahogany with a number of bi-colours as well. This half-hardy annual is easy to grow and well-suited to small gardens as it grows well in containers as well as flower beds. A lovely cheery edible flower to grow, which will flower throughout summer and into autumn.  Use the flowers in salads, savoury cooking, to decorate cheeses, in vinaigrettes or as a beautiful edible garnish.

Presentation Pack includes:-
Tagetes Seed
Growing & Harvesting Tagetes Flower Instructions
Tagetes Flower Eating Guide
Tagetes FlowerRecipe Leaflet
4 Additional Edible Flower Recipe Cards incl:
How to edible flowers syrups
How to make floral ice bowls and cubes
Plant Label

Refill Packs include:-Flower Seeds only

Signet marigolds (tagetes) ‘Starfire Mixture’

are a small flowered marigold with edible, citrus flavoured flowers in a wide variety of colours ranging from yellow, orange, red and mahogany with a number of bi-colours as well. This half-hardy annual is easy to grow and well-suited to small gardens as it grows well in containers as well as flower beds. A lovely cheery edible flower to grow, which will flower throughout summer and into autumn.  Use the flowers in salads, savoury cooking, to decorate cheeses, in vinaigrettes or as a beautiful edible garnish.

Presentation Pack includes:-
Tagetes Seed
Growing & Harvesting Tagetes Flower Instructions
Tagetes Flower Eating Guide
Tagetes FlowerRecipe Leaflet
4 Additional Edible Flower Recipe Cards incl:
How to edible flowers syrups
How to make floral ice bowls and cubes
Plant Label

Refill Packs include:-Flower Seeds only

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