or pot marigold (so called because it was used in Elizabethan cuisine to flavour stews - especially when the meat was on the old side) is 'Indian Prince', with crimson buds and crimson reverses to its petals.
It's too late to collect nasturtiums now, but there are other kinds of seed around, such as calendula
"Candyman Yellow" is a stunning but sturdy, dwarf multibranching calendula
that's new from Thompson and Morgan.
The English marigold, or calendula
, is the easiest sort to start with.
A dwarf marigold, Calendula
"Lemon Zest" (Suttons), proved to be the trialists' favourite, with more than 70% liking it and 54% saying they would grow it again.
More annual pansies, snapdragons, sweet peas, calendulas
, stock and violas can go out for decoration as well.
will help attract bees to pollinate your veg QIN December I came across a large strelitzia, bird of paradise.
I'm literally throwing the seed around, not too thickly, and using one kind of seed per area - opium poppies, love-in-the-mist, cornflowers and calendulas
are an economic alternative to expensive saffron and can be used to flavour oil, while nasturtiums not only provide peppery-flavoured flowers and leaves but buds that can be pickled and used as a caper substitute.
3 Add dahlias and calendulas
one by one, adjusting their height with the pruners to achieve a pleasing balance.
4--Color) Rows of red pansies and yellow calendulas
stretch out in a windmill garden.
are also a cheaper alternative to saffron and can be used to flavour oil.