Calendula
Calendula
Calendula

Calendula

Brand: Whitwam Organics
Item Number: 3315-01

Regular price $3.75 On Sale

Estimated Arrival: Between Dec 02 and Dec 07. * ETA for USA only

Herbaceous plant with bright orange to yellow flowers. Great for attracting pollinators to the garden. Grows to be about 2 ft tall. The flower petals can be dried and used in place of saffron in dishes, as well as medicinally for topical use, with it's great anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, and antiviral properties.  Has been used historically to treat measles, smallpox, sore throats, and for dressing wounds. And, fun fact: Calendula is the traditional flower for birthdays in October. It is said to symbolize sympathy and sorrow. Cheers!

Days to germination 6 - 14 days
Days to maturity 35 - 56 days
Life cycle Annual
Plant time September through winter for Spring harvest
Spacing 6" - 12"
Sun full sun
Soil temperature 55 - 70
Optimum soil P.H 6 - 7
Height 1' - 2'

Herbaceous plant with bright orange to yellow flowers. Great for attracting pollinators to the garden. Grows to be about 2 ft tall. The flower petals can be dried and used in place of saffron in dishes, as well as medicinally for topical use, with it's great anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, and antiviral properties.  Has been used historically to treat measles, smallpox, sore throats, and for dressing wounds. And, fun fact: Calendula is the traditional flower for birthdays in October. It is said to symbolize sympathy and sorrow. Cheers!

Days to germination 6 - 14 days
Days to maturity 35 - 56 days
Life cycle Annual
Plant time September through winter for Spring harvest
Spacing 6" - 12"
Sun full sun
Soil temperature 55 - 70
Optimum soil P.H 6 - 7
Height 1' - 2'