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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.
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Try annuals such as aquilegias, pot marigolds and poppies.
Calendulas, commonly called pot marigolds but unrelated to marigolds, are just as beautiful in containers as they are in the garden.
For example, grow Calendula officinalis (pot marigolds) under apple trees and plums as they will draw away any blackfly.
Pot marigolds -you can reap much greater harvests by planting annuals which are attractive to pollinating insects close to your fruiting vegetables such as courgettes, beans and tomatoes.
| Pot marigolds: You can reap much greater harvests by planting annuals which are attractive to pollinating insects close to your fruiting vegetables such as courgettes, beans and tomatoes.
Varieties are constantly introduced but there is a list of older varieties that have been grown, in some cases for Pot marigolds are a joy.
Hardy annuals traditionally used in this way include Calendula officinalis - pot marigolds; Nigella damascena - love-in-a-mist; Limnanthes douglasii - the poached egg plant and Centaurea cyaneus - cornflowers.
For instance, pot Marigolds were good companion plants, originally grown to repel bugs and keep insects away from other plants.
As for pot marigolds (calendula) and Californian poppy, well, they're bright orange aren't they?