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  • African marigold 'Inca Orange' F1
  • Eventual height: 0.35m
  • Eventual spread: 0.3m

Tagetes erecta 'Inca Orange' (Inca Series)

African marigold 'Inca Orange' F1

RHS award of garden merit
approx 30 seeds £3.05
approx 30 seeds £3.05
  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: moderately fertile, well-drained soil or a loam-based potting compost
  • Rate of growth: fast-growing
  • Flowering period: June to September
  • Hardiness: half hardy annual

    Uniform, dwarf plants with large, weather tolerant heads of bold bold orange flowers. A high quality variety for sunny patio tubs, mixed borders and formal bedding displays.
    Winner of an Royal Horticultural Society, Award of Garden Merit for reliability and good performance.
    Part of the seed range produced by Mr Fothergill’s Seeds in partnership with the RHS.

  • Garden care: Sow shallowly into moist but not wet seed compost and keep warm until after germination has taken place. When large enough to handle transplant into small pots, and grow on in cooler conditions. Gradually acclimatise before planting out at 30cm intervals after all risk of frost has passed. Later sowings can be done direct into a well-prepared bed.

  • Sow: February - May

  • Flowering: June - September

  • Approximate quantity: 30 seeds.