French Marigold Seeds - Red Cherry

French Marigold Seeds - Red Cherry

Size Price Savings Quantity
Packet $4.79
1 Ounce $18.89 ($18.89/ounce)
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  • An early season cultivar, these scarlet flowers bloom from spring until frost
  • Annual; A fun variety of the traditional marigold
  • Great companion plant for vegetable gardens!
  • Prefers Full Sun Exposure
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Spring
Color Red
Growth Habit Clumping
Plant Height Up to 12 inches
Bloom Season Summer through Fall

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 French Marigold Seeds - Red Cherry

Tagetes patula

Seed Type Open Pollinated Seed

French Marigold Seeds - Red Cherry

A very early flowering variety of the ever popular French Marigolds, Red Cherry features a mahogany red bloom with a golden eye. A perfect companion for vegetable or herb plantings, French Marigolds are also wonderful in borders and containers.

Planting Information

Planting French Marigold Seeds - Red Cherry

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 12 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

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