Tagetes patula

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Related to Tagetes signata: Tagetes patula, French marigold, African marigold
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Noun1.Tagetes patula - strong-scented bushy annual with orange or yellow flower heads marked with redTagetes patula - strong-scented bushy annual with orange or yellow flower heads marked with red; Mexico and Guatemala
marigold - any of various tropical American plants of the genus Tagetes widely cultivated for their showy yellow or orange flowers
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My own veg is being harvested at a rate of knots now, as are several of the flowers I planted in between, with nasturtium and little marigold flowers (Tagetes signata) adding a bit of spice to salads.