1606 N 600 Rd, Baldwin City, 66006

Mexican bush marigold, Lemmon’s marigold

Tagetes lemmonii

Narrow, green, fine foliage has a strong citrus-like aroma. The sunny yellow blooms attract bees and butterflies, while the seeds attract birds. While plants can grow up to 6′ high in their native Zone 8-11 range, they typically reach 2-3′ in our Zone 6 gardens.

Native to Arizona and Mexico.