Marigold Durango Mix

Urban Plants SKU: UP0002061
Urban Plants seeds, Marigold Durango Marigold Durango Mix

Marigold Durango Mix

Urban Plants SKU: UP0002061
Regular price ₹ 129.00
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ABOUT DURANGO MARIGOLD: Marigolds (Botanical Name: Tagetes sp.) are annual herbaceous plants from the family Asteraceae. It produces dark green leaves with a wide range of coloured blossoms like yellow, orange, white, golden and a mix of more than two colours. The Durango Marigolds (Botanically Tagetes patula) are commonly known as the French Marigolds. They produce bright extra-large flowers compared to the other species. Flowers are available in a mix of colours. The plants grow up to 10-12 inches in height.


Marigolds are easy to grow with very low input requirements. They are a common plant seen in every Indian household during the winter months.

  • SEEDS: Prior to sowing the seeds, they can be soaked in water overnight. It ensures better germination. Seeds can be first grown in pro-trays till they reach 2-3 inches in height. Then, they can be transplanted directly into pots or soil. Seeds take 2-3 weeks to germinate. 
  • SUNLIGHT: While in the seedling stage, they can be kept under the shade immediately after sowing for 1-2 days. Then they can be brought under direct sunlight. During the later stages, the plant requires direct sunlight for 4-5 hours a day.
  • SOIL: A well-drained soil is needed. The plant cannot tolerate water logging. 
  • WATER: Watering is to be done when the topsoil becomes dry. The plant can withstand the dryness of soil for a long time.
  • FERTILIZER: Any liquid fertilizer can be used once the first bloom has occurred.


  • The bright flowers are used for dye extraction and as colouring agents in food industries.
  • Marigolds are used in essential oil extraction.
  • Leaves are crushed and used in cuts due to their medicinal properties.
  • Flowers are used in making garlands.

AVAILABLE IN: Pack of Mix colour Flower seeds.


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