More than just a pretty face! Petals are preferred for making natural fabric dyes. Attracts pollinators and is a long-lasting cut flower.
Bright yellow, daisy-like blooms will catch your eye, and the exceptionally resin-rich petals of 'Resina' will delight herbalists. Calendula is very frost tolerant and may even be seen blooming in snow! Calendula petals have been used for medicinal purposes for hundreds of years and are also edible.
Variety Info2" yellow or orange flowers with gold centers
4 to 6 weeks before your average last frost date; recommended for cold climates.
Cold Climates: 2 to 4 weeks before your average last frost date. Mild Climates: Early spring for summer bloom and late summer for winter bloom. Ideal soil temperature for germination is 68°–85°F.