African Marigold Seeds - Moonlight

African Marigold Seeds - Moonlight

Size Price Savings Quantity
Packet $4.79
1 Ounce $23.09
1/4 Pound $54.59 ($13.64/ounce) 41% Savings
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  • Pale yellow blooms will illuminate your summer garden
  • Annual; Fragrant, unique blooms
  • Large yellow blooms, great for cutting
  • Prefers Full Sun Exposure
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Spring
Color Yellow
Growth Habit Clumping, Upright
Plant Height Up to 14 inches
Bloom Season Summer

Plant Characteristics Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Attracts Pollinators, Easy to Grow & Maintain, Edible, Fragrant
Use Container Garden, Cut Flower Garden
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant, Poor Soil Tolerant
Plant Resistance Deer, Rabbit

About African Marigold Seeds - Moonlight

Tagetes erecta

Seed Type Open Pollinated Seed
Plant Type Double

African Marigold Seeds - Moonlight

In a unique pale yellow hue, this beautiful African Marigold variety is aptly named Moonlight. its large, double blooms softly glow with luminous color. Easy to establish from seed, this dwarf variety won't grow more than 14 inches tall, but these large blooms are far from puny!

Planting Information

Planting African Marigold Seeds - Moonlight

Planting Season Spring
Seed Prep Requires Light
Sowing Method Direct Sow, Start Indoors
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1/16 inch
Plant Spacing 12 inches
Plant Height Up to 14 inches
Water Needs Low
Hardiness Zones 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
View our Marigold Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count Recommended Coverage
Packet 111 Up to 80 Sq. Ft
1 Ounce 10,500 Up to 625 Sq. Ft
1/4 Pound 42,000 Up to 2,500 Sq. Ft

Companions Plants

Companion Plants for African Marigold Seeds - Moonlight