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marigold

Herbal medicine
(1) Calendula, see there; Calendula officinalis.  
(2) Tagetes patula, a bushy annual native to Central America that is rich in esters, phenols and volatile oils; it is analgesic, antiseptic and a stimulant.

marigold,

n See calendula.
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KEEPING GARDENS HEALTHY The Mexican marigold (Tagetes minuta) is sometimes used to try to control root knot nematodes that can lead to stunted growth.
French marigold (Tagetes patula) and golden marigold (Tagetes tenuifolia) cultivars, are also often planted alongside tomato plants in the hope of repelling whitefly.
Any mild edible flower can be substituted for the marigolds and nasturtiums.
60% marigold extract respectively (the corresponding concentrations of lutein were 15, 30, 60, and 120 mg/kg).
If you are looking for that fall festival-like flower for your landscape, then, by all means, consider the large-flowered marigold.
Given the increasing demand for research that elucidates the best production practices, the goal of this study was to verify the viability of intercropping of lettuce and marigold based on the productivity of the two crops and the level of flavonoids in marigold (the active ingredient of interest of the Brazilian Unified Health System--SUS).
Harvey, who joined Forster in 1982, recalled: "With his military background the Captain was meticulous and fair, but not very approachable, so our first point of contact was always Marigold.
A major costume supplier, Marigold has built up strong reputation with film, television and theatre companies.
NEXT year I want to grow Marigold 'Tall Scotch Prize', whose striped yellow and mahogany petals give it an old-fashioned look.
fluorescens, solarization and marigold; marigold and neem cake; neem cake and mulching were on par with one another but significantly superior over untreated check (195.
Silver Standard acquired 100% of Newmont's interest in a prospective land package contiguous with the Marigold mine with 196,000 ounces of historical gold production, under the deal.
It will also have the opportunity to improve and expand existing Marigold mine infrastructure in support of future mining operations.