Calendula Fiesta Gitana Mix
Calendula Fiesta Gitana Mix is a splendid variety that is ideal for bedding and container growing. The plant reaches a height of 30 cm and produces beautiful lemon / orange flowers. This variety is easy to grow making it ideal for all gardeners.
Sow: September to February.
In historic times Calendula was more often used for magical purposes than medicinal ones. One 16th-century potion containing Calendula claimed to reveal fairies. An unmarried woman with two suitors would take a blend of powdered Calendula, marjoram, wormwood and thyme simmered in honey and white wine used as an ointment in a ritual to reveal her true match.