Calendula Pink Surprise – Item #1895


Orange-apricot flowers tinged with pink, frilly double flowers bloom from April through October in most areas. Calendulas may bloom less frequently in summer heat, but revive when cool weather returns. A cottage garden favorite with edible flowers. Attracts pollinators.

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Additional information

Weight 0.044375 lbs
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/4″ (6mm)

Spacing: 1″ (3cm)

Sprouts In: 6-10 days

Thinning: 12″ (30cm)

Sow outdoors after last spring frost in full sun and rich soil. For early season flowering, start indoors six to eight weeks before last spring frost. Water regularly until plants are established.

Grows well in light shade in hot areas. Calendula frequently reseeds and reemerges in early spring.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Calendula officinalis

Height: 2′ (61cm)

Bloom Period: summer-fall

Type: annual