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Rs. 99.00
Common name:
Marigold African Orange
Regional name:
Marathi - Zendu, Hindi - Genda, Bengali - Genda, Gujarati - Guliharo, Kannada - Seemeshamantige, Malayalam - Chendumalli, Punjabi - Tangla, Sanskrit - Sandu, Tamil - Tulukka Samandi, Telugu - Bantichettu, Urdu - Genda
Flowering Pot Plants, Groundcovers, Medicinal Plants, Shrubs
Compositae or Sunflower family
Sun growing, Semi shade
Primarily grown for:
Flowering season:
Year-around flowering
Flower or Inflorescence color:
Foliage color:
Plant Height or length:
50 cms to 100 cms
Plant Spread or Width:
50 cms to 100 cms
Plant Form:
Spreading, Upright or Erect
Estimated Life Span:
Less than 6 months
Special Character:
  • Fragrant flowers or leaves
  • Auspicious or Feng Shui plant
  • Good for Cut flowers
  • Plant for puja or prayer flower or leaves
  • Good for Hedges and Borders
  • Attracts bees
  • Animals will not eat
  • Suitable for road median planting
  • Salt or salinity tolerant
Generally available in India in quantities of:
Over hundreds
Plant Description:
- The marigold that is used in all pujas in India is actually a native of Mexico.
- Flowers are found in two basic shades of yellow and orange. These exists a dull white one too - but it is grown only as a novelty.
- Leaves are feathery, toothed, divided and fragrant.
- The African marigold has larger flowers than the French. The number of flowers in the french type are more.
- Flower heads are large and can be anywhere from 3 to 5 inches across.
- Branching plant are 1 to 6 feet high depending on the variety.
Growing tips:
- Full sun to semi shade. Plants are much more compact and bloom much more in full sunlight.
- Plant in well fertilized soil.
- Give regular water during hot and dry weather.
- Plants should be planted at 30 x 30 cms for dwarf varieties and upto 100 x 100 cms for tall bushy ones.
- If the preperation is good the bloom will last for many months.
- Potted plants have become quite popular. Instead of getting flowers everyday for long festivals like Ganesh or Diwali or Durga Puja - or a marriage in the family - people prefer to grow or get marigolds in pots. These can be placed all over the house - to make the sorroundings colorful and festive.

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