‘Bronze Beauty’ is a versatile soft peachy-cream calendula with a reverse cranberry stripe and a chocolate brown eye. Cup shaped flower heads are smaller than most varieties yet borne on tall stems, making them perfect for arrangements. Calendulas are the fastest flowers to bloom from seeds - in just 2 months. Often called English marigolds, the plants are loved by beneficial insects. Petals can be used as fabric dye, are edible and are used medicinally as salves.
Details: Plant type: annual Height: 18-20” Site: full sun Days to maturity: 60 days Plant spacing: 9-12” Pinch: when 8” tall Approx seeds per packet: 100 How to Grow: Start seed indoors in trays 4-6 weeks before last frost; transplant out after all danger of frost has passed. Can direct sow and succession plant every 2-3 weeks to stagger harvest.
Harvesting/Vase Life: Pick when flowers are ½ way open. With flower food, expect a vase life of 6-7 days. Foliage is sticky, so wear gloves when harvesting.
SHIPPING & DELIVERY
Please note that early January is our busiest time of the year and it may take us up to two weeks to process your order.
Once an order has been placed, we cannot add or subtract items. If you want any additional items not included in your original order, please place a new order. We are unable to combine separately placed orders.
Most orders ship within 3-4 business days unless otherwise noted in the product description and should arrive within a week. We ship Monday-Thursday. Orders placed Friday-Sunday will ship out the following week. We are unable to expedite orders at this time.
Floret offers limited international shipping. Please note that international orders may take up to a month to arrive and may be subject to additional duties and taxes, which vary by country and the contents of your order. Floret LLC has no control over additional fees and is not responsible for confiscated items, delayed orders, or any additional duties or taxes that may be imposed by customs or other government agencies.
Packages returned to Floret due to a failure or refusal to pay the duties or taxes are ineligible for a refund of shipping fees and will be subject to a 20% restocking fee.
We ship seeds to the following countries:
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If your country is not on the list above, we are prohibited by law to ship seeds to you.
We ship products to the following countries:
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Please note that due to export restrictions we are NOT able to ship dahlia tubers, bulbs, corms, breadseed poppies, love-in-a-mist (Australia) and nicotiana/flowering tobacco outside of the United States. If you live outside of the U.S. and put any of these prohibited items in your cart you will be unable to check out.
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