Marigolds Calendula “Pacific Beauty” 100 Seeds £0.99
Marigolds are one of the most popular Annuals.
They flower the more you pick them covering pots and gardens in a haze of yellow and gold.
This particular mix features doubles and singles dark and light centers and bright yellows to dark oranges.
How to Germinate Marigolds from Seed!
Sow your Marigold seeds in a good seed compost.
Use Plant Pots or Cells.
Start them off in Early spring indoors if you are growing them from seeds
Press the seed into the top of the pot or cell and spray the top of the soil till wet.
Cover that pot or cell with cling film.
Within a few hours you should see condensation if you dont the cling film isnt tight enough or air is getting in.
Place in a warm sunny spot germination can take a few days to 3 weeks.
The post should self water if the cling film is tight enough if it looks dry stand your post or cells in water and let it soak from the base.
But dont keep these seeds stood in water remove the pot as soon as its had enough.
When The seedlings have 2 true leaves they can be slowly exposed to the outside weather to harden off