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Marigold French Jolly Jester
Jolly Jester French Marigolds
These flowers have distinctive striped blooms on vigorous, free flowering plants adding height and movement to borders. Can also be used as a cut flower.
Half hardy annual.
Height: 65cm (26in)
Product Part Number: 67642
When to sow
When to Sow Jolly Jester Marigold Seeds
February to April
Where to Sow
On the surface of lightly firmed, moist seed compost in pots or trays and cover with a fine sprinkling of compost or vermiculite. Place in a propagator or in a warm place and keep at a temperature between 21-25°C. Do not exclude light as this helps germination which usually takes 7-21 days.
What to do Next
When seedlings are large enough to handle, transplant into pots or trays. Gradually acclimatise plants to cooler conditions for a few weeks before planting out after all risk of frost, 30cm (12") apart in well drained soil in full sun.
Stunning planted on masse towards the middle of a border as an eye-catching feature or used as an intriguing Cut flower.