Tagetes lemmonii ‘Compacta’ (Compact Mt. Lemmon Marigold, Copper Canyon Daisy)


*This plant is not currently in production, but the page is preserved for informational purposes.

This herbaceous evergreen perennial is native to Arizona and northern Mexico. Highly aromatic, fine-textured medium green leaves are arranged on brittle stems. Electric yellow-orange daisy-like flowers provide intense fall color. Cut back hard in late winter to remove frost-damaged foliage and promote dense growth. Plant in full sun to part shade.

At a Glance Summary

Type: Perennial
Size (H x W): 3ft x 3ft
Flower Color: Yellow
Hardiness: Zone 7: 0˚F

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